Las Vegas, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
13,055
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
32.1%
Median Home
$121,700
Median Income
$30,877
Median Rent
$609

Las Vegas SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
10

Las Vegas, NM Crime Report

233
Total Crimes
1,820.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-22.40%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Las Vegas
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 233 1,820.5 3,620.2 2,346.0
Violent Crime 56 437.5 778.3 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.8 6.5
Robbery 7 54.7 99.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 46 359.4 615.9 279.7
Property Crime 177 1,382.9 2,841.9 1,958.2
Burglary 41 320.3 648.8 314.2
Larceny 121 945.4 1,765.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 117.2 427.6 246.0

Las Vegas, NM Cost Of Living

82
Las Vegas's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Las Vegas New Mexico National Average
Overall 82 92 100
Services 85 92 100
Groceries 98 94 100
Health 99 98 100
Housing 64 87 100
Transportation 87 88 100
Utilities 94 91 100

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Population over time in Las Vegas

Year Population % Change
2020 13,055 -2.1%
2019 13,341 -0.8%
2018 13,445 -0.9%
2017 13,570 -1.0%
2016 13,713 -0.9%
2015 13,833 -0.3%
2014 13,868 1.2%
2013 13,701 -0.4%
2012 13,750 -0.7%
2011 13,845 -

Race / Ethnicity in Las Vegas

White
15.2% (1,984)
African American
1.0% (137)
American Indian
1.6% (208)
Asian
1.0% (128)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (107)
Two Or More
0.9% (122)
Hispanic
79.4% (10,369)
Race Las Vegas NM USA
White 15.2% 36.7% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 1.6% 8.6% 0.6%
Asian 1.0% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 79.4% 49.2% 18.2%

Gender in Las Vegas

Female
48.3% (6,303)
Male
51.7% (6,751)
Gender Las Vegas NM USA
Female 48.3% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Las Vegas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (913)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,305)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,655)
Some College
22.0% (2,872)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (913)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,958)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,044)
Professional Degree
1.0% (130)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (261)
Education Las Vegas NM USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Las Vegas, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
18.9% (246,536)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.4% (149,444)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (159,201)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (160,629)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (151,348)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (177,525)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (103,278)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.2% (93,521)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (34,743)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (29,270)
Income Las Vegas NM USA
Less than $10,000 18.9% 8.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.4% 5.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 11.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 17.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 11.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.2% 12.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.1% 8.3%

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