alamogordo Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 848 5.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,479 37.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,083 35.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,030 11.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,656 9.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 15,181 88.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,009 17.6 % 17.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 31,198 - -
19 years old and under 7,723 24.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 10,459 33.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,716 24.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,300 17.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 22,392 83.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 4,292 16.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 140 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,243 28.4 % 33.5 %
Married 6,105 53.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 304 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,769 15.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,268 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,428 87.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,840 12.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 10,072 70.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 245 1.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 290 2.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 575 4.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 367 2.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 326 2.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 114 0.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 2,168 15.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 111 0.8 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,977 13.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,172 15.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,586 18.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,301 16.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,888 20.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 333 2.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,025 14.2 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 9,856 69.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 251 1.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 225 1.6 % 1.8 %
Solar 20 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 25 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 26 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 23,728 80.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,766 6.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 655 2.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 676 2.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,786 9.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,517 55,775
Median Family Income 52,265 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 22,795 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 75.00 %
  • Temperature 58.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 23.95
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.88 %
6.0 0.22 %
7.0 0.03 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com