Alamogordo, NM Micropolitan Statistical Area NM Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Alamogordo, NM Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Alamogordo, NM Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 65,807
Population in Households 63,444
Population in Familes 52,087
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,363
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 25,284
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 16,941
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 32,372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,611 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,673 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,088 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $125,110
Average Home Value $161,993


Median Household Income $40,507
Average Household Income $53,083
Per Capita Income $21,140
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.5% 0.14%
Households 0.53% 0.16%
Families 0.29% 0.01%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.14%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.