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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 $39,902 in 2015, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $5,480 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $15,873 less than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2017. 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

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
New Mexico $45,382 +1.17% +3.30%
Las Cruces $39,902 +0.90% +2.89%

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

The current median household income for Las cruces is $39,902. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $40,391 and is now $489 (1.21%) 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
2015 $55,775 $45,382 $39,902
2014 $53,719 $44,855 $39,548
2013 $53,166 $44,642 $36,980
2012 $53,031 $43,934 $38,780
2011 $53,223 $44,224 $38,046
2010 $54,405 $45,756 $38,299
2009 $55,478 $47,532 $39,456
2008 $57,276 $47,896 $39,669
2007 $58,003 $47,385 $40,391
2006 $56,957 $47,762 $39,912
2005 $56,122 $45,503 $35,961

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $42,416 in 2015. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $13,791 lower. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
New Mexico $56,207 +2.63% +5.83%
Las Cruces $42,416 -6.88% -4.28%

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

The current median family income for Las cruces is $42,416. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $47,118 and is now $4,702 (9.98%) 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
2015 $68,260 $56,207 $42,416
2014 $65,986 $54,768 $45,550
2013 $65,153 $55,522 $44,284
2012 $64,548 $53,112 $44,312
2011 $64,766 $54,532 $44,569
2010 $65,888 $55,464 $45,988
2009 $67,476 $57,437 $46,511
2008 $69,756 $57,433 $47,045
2007 $69,929 $56,766 $47,118
2006 $68,801 $56,661 $46,382
2005 $67,761 $53,519 $41,468

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $20,301 in 2015. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $4,087 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
New Mexico $24,388 +2.86% +3.28%
Las Cruces $20,301 +0.16% +6.75%

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

At $20,301, the per capita income for Las cruces was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2015 $29,979 $24,388 $20,301
2014 $28,922 $23,710 $20,268
2013 $28,678 $23,743 $19,733
2012 $28,202 $23,613 $19,018
2011 $28,147 $24,059 $20,149
2010 $28,329 $24,079 $19,500
2009 $29,174 $24,486 $19,666
2008 $30,371 $25,427 $20,253
2007 $30,508 $24,945 $19,304
2006 $29,703 $24,584 $18,643
2005 $30,384 $25,242 $19,270