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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 $37,496 in 2016, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $9,252 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $20,121 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2018. 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

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New Mexico $46,748 +1.73% +3.41%
Las Cruces $37,496 -7.20% +0.13%

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

The current median household income for Las cruces is $37,496. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $40,902 and is now $3,406 (8.33%) 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
2016 $57,617 $46,748 $37,496
2015 $56,480 $45,955 $40,406
2014 $54,398 $45,422 $40,048
2013 $53,838 $45,206 $37,448
2012 $53,701 $44,488 $39,270
2011 $53,879 $44,769 $38,515
2010 $55,093 $46,334 $38,783
2009 $56,180 $48,133 $39,955
2008 $58,000 $48,501 $40,171
2007 $58,736 $47,984 $40,902
2006 $57,677 $48,365 $40,417
2005 $56,832 $46,078 $36,415

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $47,776 in 2016. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $9,026 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New Mexico $56,802 -0.20% +1.03%
Las Cruces $47,776 +11.23% +6.54%

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

At $47,776, the median family income for Las cruces was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2016 $71,062 $56,802 $47,776
2015 $69,122 $56,917 $42,952
2014 $66,820 $55,460 $46,125
2013 $65,977 $56,224 $44,844
2012 $65,363 $53,783 $44,872
2011 $65,564 $55,204 $45,118
2010 $66,721 $56,165 $46,569
2009 $68,329 $58,163 $47,098
2008 $70,638 $58,159 $47,639
2007 $70,813 $57,483 $47,713
2006 $69,670 $57,377 $46,968
2005 $68,618 $54,196 $41,993

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $20,291 in 2016. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $4,855 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New Mexico $25,146 +1.82% +4.59%
Las Cruces $20,291 -1.29% +1.54%

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

The current per capita income for Las cruces is $20,291. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $20,557 and is now $266 (1.29%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2016 $31,128 $25,146 $20,291
2015 $30,358 $24,696 $20,557
2014 $29,288 $24,010 $20,525
2013 $29,041 $24,043 $19,983
2012 $28,558 $23,912 $19,259
2011 $28,494 $24,356 $20,397
2010 $28,687 $24,384 $19,747
2009 $29,542 $24,796 $19,914
2008 $30,755 $25,749 $20,509
2007 $30,894 $25,261 $19,548
2006 $30,078 $24,895 $18,879
2005 $30,768 $25,561 $19,514