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Otero County New Mexico Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Otero County New Mexico area was $43,887 in 2017, the latest figures available. Otero County median household income is $2,857 lower than the median New Mexico household income and $16,449 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Otero County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Otero County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Otero County New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New Mexico $46,744 -2.12% +0.66%
Otero County $43,887 -1.57% -0.61%

Trends in Otero County, NM Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Otero is $43,887. Real median household income peaked in 2013 at $46,484 and is now $2,597 (5.59%) lower. From a post peak low of $37,395 in 2015, real median household income for Otero has now grown by $6,492 (17.36%).

Real Median Household Income: Otero County, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Otero County

Date US New Mexico Otero County
2017 $60,336 $46,744 $43,887
2016 $58,856 $47,754 $44,585
2015 $57,709 $46,956 $37,395
2014 $55,613 $46,436 $44,156
2013 $55,072 $46,241 $46,484
2012 $54,948 $45,521 $43,409
2011 $55,162 $45,835 $38,566
2010 $56,388 $47,423
2009 $57,519 $49,280
2008 $59,382 $49,657
2007 $60,135 $49,127
2006 $59,051 $49,517

Otero County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Otero County was $53,869 in 2017. Compared to the median New Mexico family income, Otero County median family income is $4,439 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Otero County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Otero County New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New Mexico $58,308 +0.49% +2.84%
Otero County $53,869 -3.02% +10.68%

Trends in Otero County, NM Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Otero is $53,869. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $55,547 and is now $1,678 (3.02%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Otero County, New Mexico, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Otero County

Date US New Mexico Otero County
2017 $73,891 $58,308 $53,869
2016 $72,591 $58,024 $55,547
2015 $70,627 $58,156 $53,282
2014 $68,313 $56,699 $48,671
2013 $67,488 $57,512 $54,137
2012 $66,880 $55,031 $47,270
2011 $67,126 $56,519 $46,861
2010 $68,289 $57,485
2009 $69,958 $59,549
2008 $72,321 $59,545
2007 $72,500 $58,853
2006 $71,330 $58,744

Otero County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Otero County was $22,196 in 2017. Compared to the median New Mexico per capita income, Otero County median per capita income is $3,115 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Otero County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Otero County New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New Mexico $25,311 -1.46% +3.12%
Otero County $22,196 -19.23% +13.92%

Trends in Otero County, NM Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Otero is $22,196. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $27,481 and is now $5,285 (19.23%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Otero County, New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Otero County

Date US New Mexico Otero County
2017 $32,397 $25,311 $22,196
2016 $31,798 $25,687 $27,481
2015 $31,019 $25,234 $19,501
2014 $29,942 $24,546 $19,483
2013 $29,706 $24,594 $20,445
2012 $29,221 $24,467 $20,186
2011 $29,173 $24,936 $22,003
2010 $29,361 $24,957
2009 $30,246 $25,387
2008 $31,488 $26,362
2007 $31,629 $25,862
2006 $30,795 $25,488