Alamosa 61 Below average
Alamosa Livability #323 ranked city in Colorado#22,577 ranked city in the USARanks better than 22% of areas
A+ Alamosa Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B Alamosa Cost of Living Cost of living is 19% lower than Colorado
9010% less expensive than the US average
11111% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Alamosa cost of living
F Alamosa Crime Total crime is 92% higher than Colorado
Total crime
5,691129% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 18129% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Alamosa crime
F Alamosa Employment Household income is 55% lower than Colorado
Median household income
$28,16749% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$17,38742% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%16% higher than the US average
Alamosa employment
F Alamosa Housing Home value is 46% lower than Colorado
Median home value
$142,70023% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$60836% lower than the US average
Home ownership
45%29% lower than the US average
Alamosa real estate or Alamosa rentals
F Alamosa Schools HS graduation rate is 12% lower than Colorado
High school grad. rates
76%8% lower than the US average
School test scores
26%47% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:17% higher than the US average
Alamosa K-12 schools
B Alamosa User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Alamosa
Overall user rating
72% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
72% 1 total surveys
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      Alamosa transportation information

      Average one way commute12min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.1%75.2%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.4%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%3.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle3.1%1.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk8.2%3.0%2.8%
      Working from home1.7%7.0%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Alamosa, CO data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).