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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 $35,262 in 2018, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $11,907 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $26,675 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2020. 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

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
New Mexico $47,169 -1.49% -1.94%
Las Cruces $35,262 -7.32% -16.62%

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

The current median household income for Las cruces is $35,262. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $42,897 and is now $7,635 (17.80%) 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
2018 $61,937 $47,169 $35,262
2017 $61,807 $47,883 $38,049
2016 $60,291 $48,918 $39,236
2015 $59,116 $48,100 $42,292
2014 $56,969 $47,568 $41,940
2013 $56,415 $47,369 $39,240
2012 $56,288 $46,631 $41,162
2011 $56,507 $46,953 $40,394
2010 $57,762 $48,579 $40,661
2009 $58,921 $50,482 $41,904
2008 $60,829 $50,867 $42,130
2007 $61,601 $50,324 $42,897

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $47,815 in 2018. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $10,945 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
New Mexico $58,760 -1.62% -1.36%
Las Cruces $47,815 -4.88% +6.36%

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

The current median family income for Las cruces is $47,815. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $50,268 and is now $2,453 (4.88%) 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
2018 $76,401 $58,760 $47,815
2017 $75,692 $59,729 $50,268
2016 $74,360 $59,438 $49,993
2015 $72,348 $59,573 $44,956
2014 $69,978 $58,082 $48,305
2013 $69,134 $58,914 $46,990
2012 $68,512 $56,373 $47,033
2011 $68,763 $57,897 $47,319
2010 $69,953 $58,886 $48,825
2009 $71,663 $61,001 $49,397
2008 $74,083 $60,996 $49,963
2007 $74,267 $60,287 $50,040

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $22,037 in 2018. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $4,492 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
New Mexico $26,529 +2.32% +2.63%
Las Cruces $22,037 +7.70% +2.42%

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

At $22,037, the per capita income for Las cruces was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2018 $33,831 $26,529 $22,037
2017 $33,187 $25,928 $20,461
2016 $32,573 $26,313 $21,233
2015 $31,775 $25,849 $21,517
2014 $30,672 $25,145 $21,495
2013 $30,431 $25,194 $20,939
2012 $29,934 $25,063 $20,186
2011 $29,884 $25,544 $21,392
2010 $30,077 $25,565 $20,704
2009 $30,984 $26,006 $20,886
2008 $32,255 $27,005 $21,510
2007 $32,400 $26,493 $20,502