Alamogordo, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Alamogordo, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
31,635
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$125,400
Median Income
$45,786
Median Rent
$787

Alamogordo SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

Alamogordo, NM Crime Report

905
Total Crimes
2,843.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
21.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Alamogordo
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 905 2,843.1 3,620.2 2,346.0
Violent Crime 109 342.4 778.3 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.8 6.5
Robbery 4 12.6 99.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 99 311.0 615.9 279.7
Property Crime 796 2,500.6 2,841.9 1,958.2
Burglary 103 323.6 648.8 314.2
Larceny 618 1,941.4 1,765.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 75 235.6 427.6 246.0

Alamogordo, NM Cost Of Living

85
Alamogordo's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Alamogordo New Mexico National Average
Overall 85 92 100
Services 92 92 100
Groceries 95 94 100
Health 98 98 100
Housing 69 87 100
Transportation 95 88 100
Utilities 85 91 100

Alamogordo, NM Photos

Alamogordo Tenth Street Water Tower Long Shot
Source: Public Domain
Alamogordo New Mexico Mesa Village
Source: Public Domain
Alamogordo Flickinger Center For Performing Arts
Source: Public Domain
Grave Of Ham The Astrochimp
Source: Public Domain
New Mexico Museum Of Space History
Source: Public Domain
Gus Macker Alamogordo
Source: Public Domain
Alameda Park Zoo Entrance
Source: Public Domain
Desert Lakes Golf Course Alamogordo Club House
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Alamogordo in New Mexico

Map Of Alamogordo, NM

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1

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2

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3

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Population over time in Alamogordo

Year Population % Change
2020 31,635 1.3%
2019 31,230 0.9%
2018 30,963 -0.8%
2017 31,201 0.0%
2016 31,198 -0.1%
2015 31,224 1.0%
2014 30,903 1.2%
2013 30,544 1.3%
2012 30,165 1.4%
2011 29,753 -

Race / Ethnicity in Alamogordo

White
55.1% (17,426)
African American
4.0% (1,269)
American Indian
0.4% (132)
Asian
1.7% (538)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (20)
Two Or More
3.7% (1,163)
Hispanic
35.0% (11,087)
Race Alamogordo NM USA
White 55.1% 36.7% 60.1%
African American 4.0% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 8.6% 0.6%
Asian 1.7% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 35.0% 49.2% 18.2%

Gender in Alamogordo

Female
50.4% (15,948)
Male
49.6% (15,686)
Gender Alamogordo NM USA
Female 50.4% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alamogordo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,581)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,581)
High School / GED
28.0% (8,857)
Some College
30.0% (9,490)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (3,479)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,428)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,898)
Professional Degree
1.0% (316)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Alamogordo NM USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Alamogordo, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
6.7% (212,050)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (204,900)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (360,486)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (388,595)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.2% (543,934)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (594,481)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (384,650)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (309,939)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (96,409)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (68,053)
Income Alamogordo NM USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 8.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 5.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 11.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.2% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 17.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 11.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 12.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 4.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.1% 8.3%

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