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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 $37,144 in 2017, the latest figures available. Las Cruces median household income is $9,600 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $23,192 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Las Cruces median household income) will be released in September of 2019. 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

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New Mexico $46,744 -2.12% +0.66%
Las Cruces $37,144 -3.03% -9.28%

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

The current median household income for Las cruces is $37,144. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $41,876 and is now $4,732 (11.30%) 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
2017 $60,336 $46,744 $37,144
2016 $58,856 $47,754 $38,303
2015 $57,709 $46,956 $41,286
2014 $55,613 $46,436 $40,942
2013 $55,072 $46,241 $38,306
2012 $54,948 $45,521 $40,181
2011 $55,162 $45,835 $39,432
2010 $56,388 $47,423 $39,694
2009 $57,519 $49,280 $40,907
2008 $59,382 $49,657 $41,128
2007 $60,135 $49,127 $41,876
2006 $59,051 $49,517 $41,380

Las Cruces Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Las Cruces was $49,072 in 2017. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Las Cruces median family income is $9,236 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New Mexico $58,308 +0.49% +2.84%
Las Cruces $49,072 +0.55% +4.06%

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

At $49,072, the median family income for Las cruces was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2017 $73,891 $58,308 $49,072
2016 $72,591 $58,024 $48,804
2015 $70,627 $58,156 $43,887
2014 $68,313 $56,699 $47,156
2013 $67,488 $57,512 $45,871
2012 $66,880 $55,031 $45,914
2011 $67,126 $56,519 $46,193
2010 $68,289 $57,485 $47,663
2009 $69,958 $59,549 $48,221
2008 $72,321 $59,545 $48,774
2007 $72,500 $58,853 $48,850
2006 $71,330 $58,744 $48,087

Las Cruces Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Las Cruces was $19,974 in 2017. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Las Cruces median per capita income is $5,337 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Las Cruces will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New Mexico $25,311 -1.46% +3.12%
Las Cruces $19,974 -3.63% -4.81%

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

The current per capita income for Las cruces is $19,974. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $21,005 and is now $1,031 (4.91%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Las Cruces

Date US New Mexico Las Cruces
2017 $32,397 $25,311 $19,974
2016 $31,798 $25,687 $20,727
2015 $31,019 $25,234 $21,005
2014 $29,942 $24,546 $20,983
2013 $29,706 $24,594 $20,440
2012 $29,221 $24,467 $19,706
2011 $29,173 $24,936 $20,883
2010 $29,361 $24,957 $20,211
2009 $30,246 $25,387 $20,389
2008 $31,488 $26,362 $20,998
2007 $31,629 $25,862 $20,014
2006 $30,795 $25,488 $19,328