Las Cruces employment information

IndexLas CrucesNew MexicoNational
Income per capita$21,782$23,948$28,555
Median household income$40,658$44,968$53,482
Median income owner occupied$57,786$55,397$68,142
Median income renter occupied$23,619$28,298$33,219
Median earnings male$23,570$31,026$36,116
Median earnings female$18,874$22,331$25,692
Unemployment rate7.0%5.7%5.8%
Poverty level23.9%20.9%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Las Cruces is 24% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Las Cruces is 24% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Las Cruces is 21% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Las Cruces is 53% higher than the national average.

Find jobs in Las Cruces

Find Real Estate Listings In Las Cruces

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Las Cruces

Compare Las Cruces, NM Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Las Cruces median earnings by income bracket

Las Cruces employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.0%0.9%
Manufacturing sector4.2%0.6%
Financial & insurance services1.4%3.4%
Wholesale & retail services16.6%9.7%
Public administration11.6%10.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.7%
Education, health & social services18.7%48.2%
Other29.4%24.4%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Radium Springs, NM1,292$57,5008%
Mesilla, NM2,364$55,5774%
Fairacres, NM892$49,6257%
Organ, NM116$46,48813%
San Pablo, NM1,007$46,04614%
Las Cruces, NM100,360$40,65824%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
South Bend, IN100,422$34,65635%
Spring Hill, FL100,270$40,96923%
Flint, MI100,569$24,67954%
San Mateo, CA100,114$90,08768%
Lakeland, FL99,942$39,23827%
Las Cruces, NM100,360$40,65824%
Source: The Las Cruces, NM employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.