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Las Cruces New Mexico Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Las Cruces New Mexico metro area was $39,502 in 2014, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $5,301 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $14,155 less than the US median household income. 2015 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2016. Median family and per capita income for Las Cruces are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
New Mexico $44,803 +0.48% +1.43%
Las Cruces $39,502 +6.94% +3.95%

Trends in Las Cruces, NM Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Las cruces is $39,502. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $40,345 and is now $843 (2.09%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Las Cruces, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2014 $53,657 $44,803 $39,502
2013 $53,105 $44,590 $36,938
2012 $52,970 $43,883 $38,735
2011 $53,162 $44,173 $38,002
2010 $54,343 $45,704 $38,255
2009 $55,415 $47,478 $39,411
2008 $57,211 $47,841 $39,624
2007 $57,936 $47,331 $40,345
2006 $56,892 $47,707 $39,867
2005 $56,058 $45,451 $35,920

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $45,497 in 2014. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $9,208 lower. As with the median household income data, 2015 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
New Mexico $54,705 -1.36% +0.43%
Las Cruces $45,497 +2.86% +2.20%

Trends in Las Cruces, NM Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Las cruces is $45,497. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $47,064 and is now $1,567 (3.33%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Las Cruces, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2014 $65,910 $54,705 $45,497
2013 $65,078 $55,458 $44,233
2012 $64,473 $53,050 $44,261
2011 $64,691 $54,469 $44,517
2010 $65,813 $55,401 $45,935
2009 $67,399 $57,371 $46,457
2008 $69,677 $57,368 $46,991
2007 $69,849 $56,700 $47,064
2006 $68,722 $56,596 $46,328
2005 $67,684 $53,458 $41,421

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $20,245 in 2014. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $3,438 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2015 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
New Mexico $23,683 -0.14% -1.45%
Las Cruces $20,245 +2.71% +0.59%

Trends in Las Cruces, NM Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $20,245, the per capita income for Las cruces was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2014.

Real Per Capita Income: Las Cruces, New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2014 $28,889 $23,683 $20,245
2013 $28,645 $23,716 $19,710
2012 $28,169 $23,586 $18,996
2011 $28,115 $24,031 $20,126
2010 $28,297 $24,052 $19,478
2009 $29,140 $24,458 $19,643
2008 $30,337 $25,398 $20,230
2007 $30,473 $24,917 $19,282
2006 $29,669 $24,556 $18,622
2005 $30,349 $25,213 $19,249