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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Los Alamos, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
12,666
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
5.2%
Median Home
$308,100
Median Income
$116,116
Median Rent
$1,042

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
9.5

Los Alamos, NM Cost Of Living

105
Los Alamos's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Los Alamos New Mexico National Average
Overall 105 92 100
Services 90 92 100
Groceries 96 99 100
Health 100 99 100
Housing 135 86 100
Transportation 89 97 100
Utilities 95 87 100

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
2019 12,666 2.4%
2018 12,373 2.8%
2017 12,035 2.6%
2016 11,733 -0.7%
2015 11,815 -0.2%
2014 11,843 -1.9%
2013 12,068 0.4%
2012 12,014 -0.5%
2011 12,080 0.4%
2010 12,030 -

Race / Ethnicity in Los Alamos

White
69.6% (8,815)
African American
0.7% (85)
American Indian
0.6% (81)
Asian
6.6% (832)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (6)
Two Or More
3.7% (471)
Hispanic
18.8% (2,376)
Race Los Alamos NM USA
White 69.6% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.7% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 6.6% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.8% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Los Alamos

Female
49.1% (6,223)
Male
50.9% (6,442)
Gender Los Alamos NM USA
Female 49.1% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 49.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.0% (126)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (253)
High School / GED
9.0% (1,139)
Some College
13.0% (1,646)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (886)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (3,293)
Master's Degree
21.0% (2,659)
Professional Degree
1.0% (126)
Doctorate Degree
20.0% (2,533)
Education Los Alamos NM USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 21.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 20.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Los Alamos, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
4.5% (56,516)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (16,180)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.1% (38,968)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.5% (43,754)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.3% (92,522)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (137,644)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (149,722)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.8% (301,951)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.7% (198,262)
$200,000 or more
18.2% (231,078)
Income Los Alamos NM USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.1% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.5% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.8% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.7% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 18.2% 4.1% 7.7%

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