Mescalero, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
1,244
Unemployment
13.3%
Poverty
33.6%
Median Home
$51,400
Median Income
$32,500
Median Rent
$315

Mescalero SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
1
Affordability
10
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
3
Education
4
Commute
8

Rankings for Mescalero in New Mexico

Map Of Mescalero, NM

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Population over time in Mescalero

Year Population % Change
2019 1,244 -8.6%
2018 1,361 0.7%
2017 1,351 -1.5%
2016 1,371 -9.8%
2015 1,520 -5.1%
2014 1,601 -7.2%
2013 1,725 13.0%
2012 1,526 -6.2%
2011 1,627 -14.3%
2010 1,899 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mescalero

White
2.8% (35)
African American
0.1% (1)
American Indian
88.8% (1,105)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
8.3% (103)
Race Mescalero NM USA
White 2.8% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.1% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 88.8% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.3% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Mescalero

Female
49.5% (616)
Male
50.5% (627)
Gender Mescalero NM USA
Female 49.5% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mescalero for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (37)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (223)
High School / GED
31.0% (385)
Some College
34.0% (422)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (49)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (74)
Master's Degree
3.0% (37)
Professional Degree
1.0% (12)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mescalero NM USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 34.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mescalero, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
16.2% (20,207)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (2,525)
$15,000 to $24,999
21.1% (26,206)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.5% (19,259)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (17,049)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (20,522)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (11,997)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.3% (1,578)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (947)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (4,104)
Income Mescalero NM USA
Less than $10,000 16.2% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 21.1% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.5% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.3% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 4.1% 7.7%

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