alamosa Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 341 7.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,338 30.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,302 29.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 717 16.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 697 15.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,683 83.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,204 27.4 % 27.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,592 - -
19 years old and under 2,980 31.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,648 38.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,886 19.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,078 11.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,970 79.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,780 20.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 41 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,560 43.9 % 33.5 %
Married 1,404 39.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 88 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 498 14.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,982 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,648 91.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 334 8.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,322 58.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 115 2.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 313 7.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 381 9.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 244 6.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 220 5.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 157 3.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 230 5.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 453 11.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 461 11.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 785 19.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 480 12.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 695 17.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 678 17.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,105 27.7 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 67 1.7 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,296 57.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 18 0.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 59 1.5 % 1.8 %
Solar 32 0.8 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 71 1.8 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,119 87.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 281 3.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 266 2.9 % 0.8 %
Asian 158 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 497 5.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,850 55,775
Median Family Income 45,179 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 19,315 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 86.67 %
  • Temperature 81.8 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.33 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.2
    [CDD] 0.57
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.99 %
6.0 0.29 %
7.0 0.04 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com