La Mesilla, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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La Mesilla, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
2,314
Unemployment
2.4%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$243,000
Median Income
$52,188
Median Rent
$626

La Mesilla SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
5
Education
8
Commute
5

Rankings for La Mesilla in New Mexico

Map Of La Mesilla, NM

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Population over time in La Mesilla

Year Population % Change
2019 2,314 -2.9%
2018 2,384 -0.8%
2017 2,403 11.0%
2016 2,165 1.5%
2015 2,134 4.7%
2014 2,039 1.2%
2013 2,015 9.7%
2012 1,836 -8.2%
2011 2,001 3.1%
2010 1,941 -

Race / Ethnicity in La Mesilla

White
29.0% (671)
African American
0.1% (2)
American Indian
0.3% (6)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (15)
Two Or More
1.3% (30)
Hispanic
68.7% (1,590)
Race La Mesilla NM USA
White 29.0% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.1% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 68.7% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in La Mesilla

Female
51.6% (1,195)
Male
48.4% (1,119)
Gender La Mesilla NM USA
Female 51.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in La Mesilla for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (46)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (92)
High School / GED
26.0% (601)
Some College
29.0% (671)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (277)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (347)
Master's Degree
10.0% (231)
Professional Degree
1.0% (23)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (23)
Education La Mesilla NM USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For La Mesilla, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
9.2% (21,320)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (9,096)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.6% (40,651)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (19,614)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (23,026)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.4% (26,437)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (24,731)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.9% (34,397)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.1% (21,036)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (11,086)
Income La Mesilla NM USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.6% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.4% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.9% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.1% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 4.1% 7.7%

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