Los Alamos, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,978
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
4.7%
Median Home
$317,200
Median Income
$114,034
Median Rent
$1,046

Los Alamos SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
10

Los Alamos, NM Cost Of Living

103
Los Alamos's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Los Alamos New Mexico National Average
Overall 103 92 100
Services 87 92 100
Groceries 97 94 100
Health 99 98 100
Housing 136 87 100
Transportation 89 88 100
Utilities 95 91 100

Los Alamos, NM Photos

Rankings for Los Alamos in New Mexico

Map Of Los Alamos, NM

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Population over time in Los Alamos

Year Population % Change
2020 12,978 4.9%
2019 12,373 2.8%
2018 12,035 2.6%
2017 11,733 -0.7%
2016 11,815 -0.2%
2015 11,843 -1.9%
2014 12,068 0.4%
2013 12,014 -0.5%
2012 12,080 0.4%
2011 12,030 -

Race / Ethnicity in Los Alamos

White
67.7% (8,785)
African American
1.0% (131)
American Indian
1.1% (139)
Asian
6.6% (862)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (8)
Two Or More
4.4% (567)
Hispanic
19.2% (2,486)
Race Los Alamos NM USA
White 67.7% 36.7% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 1.1% 8.6% 0.6%
Asian 6.6% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.4% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.2% 49.2% 18.2%

Gender in Los Alamos

Female
48.4% (6,285)
Male
51.6% (6,692)
Gender Los Alamos NM USA
Female 48.4% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Los Alamos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (129)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (259)
High School / GED
9.0% (1,168)
Some College
14.0% (1,816)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (778)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (3,244)
Master's Degree
23.0% (2,984)
Professional Degree
2.0% (259)
Doctorate Degree
18.0% (2,336)
Education Los Alamos NM USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 23.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 18.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Los Alamos, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
2.8% (36,602)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.1% (14,686)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.9% (37,957)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.8% (49,932)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.4% (83,597)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.4% (135,564)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (189,563)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.7% (333,939)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.0% (168,099)
$200,000 or more
19.1% (247,856)
Income Los Alamos NM USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 8.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.1% 5.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.9% 11.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.8% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.4% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.4% 17.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 11.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.7% 12.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.0% 4.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 19.1% 4.1% 8.3%

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