Los Alamos County, New Mexico's estimated population is 20,512 with a growth rate of 1.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Los Alamos County, New Mexico is the 21st largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 Population was 17,994 and has seen a growth of 13.99% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 99.44%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 87.16%.
86.39% of Los Alamos County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 13.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.57% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Alamos County, New Mexico is Multiple, with 6.51% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Alamos County, New Mexico is Hispanic, with 2.55% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.31%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Los Alamos County, New Mexico
91.25% of Los Alamos County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 34.34% having been born in New Mexico. 3.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.