Ruidoso Downs, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
2,573
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$130,900
Median Income
$28,646
Median Rent
$522

Ruidoso Downs SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
10

Ruidoso Downs, NM Crime Report

131
Total Crimes
5,087.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
105.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ruidoso Downs
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 131 5,087.4 3,945.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 19 737.9 832.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 8.6 5.0
Robbery 1 38.8 111.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 699.0 650.5 250.2
Property Crime 112 4,349.5 3,112.7 2,109.9
Burglary 32 1,242.7 696.8 340.5
Larceny 73 2,835.0 1,988.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 271.8 427.2 219.9

Ruidoso Downs, NM Photos

Heading Towards Capitan
Source: Wikipedia
Hubbard Museum Of The American West Ruidoso Downs New Mexico
Source: Public Domain
Ruidoso Downs New Mexico Racetrack And Casino
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Ruidoso Downs in New Mexico

Map Of Ruidoso Downs, NM

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Population over time in Ruidoso Downs

Year Population % Change
2019 2,573 -0.9%
2018 2,597 -0.4%
2017 2,607 -0.8%
2016 2,629 -1.7%
2015 2,674 -1.8%
2014 2,722 -1.6%
2013 2,765 -1.0%
2012 2,793 -0.1%
2011 2,796 -0.6%
2010 2,813 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ruidoso Downs

White
53.1% (1,367)
African American
1.4% (35)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
45.5% (1,171)
Race Ruidoso Downs NM USA
White 53.1% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 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 45.5% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Ruidoso Downs

Female
57.6% (1,481)
Male
42.4% (1,092)
Gender Ruidoso Downs NM USA
Female 57.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 42.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ruidoso Downs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (231)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (205)
High School / GED
38.0% (977)
Some College
31.0% (797)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (180)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (102)
Master's Degree
3.0% (77)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Ruidoso Downs NM USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
6.6% (17,107)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.8% (30,451)
$15,000 to $24,999
24.7% (63,640)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.0% (43,795)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.2% (18,476)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.0% (28,398)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (20,187)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (35,241)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Ruidoso Downs NM USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.8% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 24.7% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.0% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.2% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.0% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.1% 7.7%

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