Alamogordo, New Mexico Population 2018

Alamogordo, New Mexico's estimated population is 31,248 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Alamogordo, New Mexico is the 9th largest city in New Mexico based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1457.84 people/mi² (562.87 people/km²), with a household density of 254.53 people/km² (659.22 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.9 years, 33.5 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 14,130 households in the city, with an average size of 2.57 people per household. The vacancy rate was 15.7%, with a median rent of $788/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $113,200.

The median income for households in Alamogordo, New Mexico is $46,364, while the mean household income is $55,343. The per capita income is $22,445, and 16.6% of families and 21.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 35% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 8.7% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,2482870.93%
201630,9614461.46%
201530,515-302-0.98%
201430,817-409-1.31%
201331,226-161-0.51%
201231,3872190.70%
201131,1684921.60%
201030,676-4,906-13.79%
200035,5827,98628.94%
199027,5963,57214.87%
198024,0249894.29%
197023,0351,3126.04%
196021,72314,940220.26%
19506,7832,83371.72%
19403,95085427.58%
19303,0960.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,354
Some Other Race2,464
Two or More Races1,636
Black or African American1,560
Asian629
American Indian and Alaska Native513
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander45

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Alamogordo Nm Population Pyramid 2018

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Alamogordo Nm Median Age

35.9


Total

33.5


Male

38


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 24,186 adults in Alamogordo Nm.

Alamogordo Nm Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Alamogordo Nm Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
2,667
Houses With Mortgage
4,212
Vacancy Rate
15.7
Median Rent
788
Median Home Value
113,200
Renter-Occupied Units
5,030
Owner-Occupied Units
6,879
Total Housing Units
14,130

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Alamogordo Nm for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.7% and the labor force participation rate is 59.3%.

Alamogordo Nm Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.57
Average Family Size
3.33
Total Households
11909
Married Couple Households
5425
Male Householder (no wife) Families
411
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1470
Non Family Households
4603
Total Families
7306
Households With Own Children
2713
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Alamogordo Nm Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,050
$10,000 to $14,999
860
$15,000 to $24,999
1,599
$25,000 to $34,999
1,175
$35,000 to $49,999
1,761
$50,000 to $74,999
2,456
$75,000 to $99,999
1,579
$100,000 to $149,999
1,041
$150,000 to $199,999
200
Over $200,000
188

Alamogordo Nm Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Alamogordo Nm

New Mexico

$46,364

$45,674

$55,343

$63,057

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.0550.110.1650.22

Alamogordo Nm Education Data

Alamogordo Nm Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
7043.44%
9th to 12th Grade
1,5557.60%
High School Graduate
5,84628.56%
Some College
5,85328.59%
Associates Degree
2,46212.03%
Bachelors Degree
2,26311.06%
Graduate Degree
1,7878.73%