Artesia, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,463
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
24.7%
Median Home
$185,500
Median Income
$56,503
Median Rent
$844

Artesia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Artesia, NM Cost Of Living

92
Artesia's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Artesia New Mexico National Average
Overall 92 92 100
Services 96 92 100
Groceries 93 94 100
Health 101 98 100
Housing 74 87 100
Transportation 93 88 100
Utilities 100 91 100

Artesia, NM Photos

Artesia New Mexico City Hall
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Artesia in New Mexico

Map Of Artesia, NM

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Population over time in Artesia

Year Population % Change
2020 12,463 2.1%
2019 12,202 3.0%
2018 11,842 0.2%
2017 11,817 1.5%
2016 11,641 1.3%
2015 11,494 1.0%
2014 11,376 1.0%
2013 11,268 0.7%
2012 11,186 1.1%
2011 11,061 -

Race / Ethnicity in Artesia

White
40.8% (5,086)
African American
0.9% (111)
American Indian
2.4% (297)
Asian
0.8% (96)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (153)
Hispanic
53.9% (6,720)
Race Artesia NM USA
White 40.8% 36.7% 60.1%
African American 0.9% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 2.4% 8.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 53.9% 49.2% 18.2%

Gender in Artesia

Female
49.7% (6,193)
Male
50.3% (6,270)
Gender Artesia NM USA
Female 49.7% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Artesia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (747)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,370)
High School / GED
36.0% (4,486)
Some College
23.0% (2,866)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (872)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,246)
Master's Degree
7.0% (872)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Artesia NM USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Artesia, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
6.6% (82,421)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (68,343)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (158,443)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (88,564)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (168,425)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (207,588)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (102,898)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.2% (201,957)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (97,011)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (70,646)
Income Artesia NM USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 8.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 5.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 11.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 17.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 11.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.2% 12.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 4.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 4.1% 8.3%

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