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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 $37,566 in 2012, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $4,992 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $13,805 less than the US median household income. 2013 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2014. 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

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
New Mexico $42,558 -0.66% -7.60%
Las Cruces $37,566 +1.93% -1.75%

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

The current median household income for Las cruces is $37,566. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $39,128 and is now $1,562 (3.99%) 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
2012 $51,371 $42,558 $37,566
2011 $51,557 $42,840 $36,855
2010 $52,703 $44,325 $37,100
2009 $53,760 $46,060 $38,234
2008 $55,484 $46,398 $38,428
2007 $56,189 $45,903 $39,128
2006 $55,176 $46,268 $38,665
2005 $54,387 $44,096 $34,849

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $42,925 in 2012. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $8,524 lower. As with the median household income data, 2013 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
New Mexico $51,449 -2.60% -7.56%
Las Cruces $42,925 -0.57% -4.76%

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

The current median family income for Las cruces is $42,925. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $45,644 and is now $2,719 (5.96%) 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
2012 $62,527 $51,449 $42,925
2011 $62,739 $52,825 $43,173
2010 $63,827 $53,729 $44,549
2009 $65,387 $55,658 $45,070
2008 $67,574 $55,637 $45,573
2007 $67,742 $54,991 $45,644
2006 $66,650 $54,889 $44,932
2005 $65,666 $51,864 $40,186

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $18,423 in 2012. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $4,451 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2013 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
New Mexico $22,874 -1.85% -3.60%
Las Cruces $18,423 -5.61% -3.33%

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

The current per capita income for Las cruces is $18,423. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $19,620 and is now $1,197 (6.10%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2012 $27,319 $22,874 $18,423
2011 $27,266 $23,306 $19,518
2010 $27,443 $23,326 $18,890
2009 $28,270 $23,728 $19,057
2008 $29,421 $24,632 $19,620
2007 $29,554 $24,165 $18,700
2006 $28,774 $23,816 $18,060
2005 $29,445 $24,461 $18,675