NM

National Population : 333,590,059
New Mexico State Population : 1,875,810

About Los Alamos, NM

Los Alamos, NM is located in Los Alamos County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Los Alamos is about 12,373 with about 429 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 17,950.

The Average Home Value is $292,200.00, which is roughly 57% higher than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 35% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $115,248.00, which is roughly 69% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 50% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Los Alamos is about 2.6%.

New Mexico is ranked #13 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 67.89 out of 100.

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Voting

Los Alamos County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.45%
Republican: 34.8%
Libertarian: 2.93%
Green: 0.43%
Other: 0.39%


Nearby Locations

Espanola, NM (9.95 mi.)
Santa Cruz, NM (14.81 mi.)
Hernandez, NM (15.25 mi.)
Cochiti Lake, NM (15.78 mi.)
Ohkay Owingeh, NM (16.30 mi.)
San Juan Pblo, NM (16.30 mi.)
Pena Blanca, NM (16.46 mi.)
Abiquiu, NM (19.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 87544
Latitude : 35.838418
Longitude : -106.314784
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 7264 ft.
Area Code(s) : 505

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 50.30%
Female Population Estimate : 49.70%
Median Age : 44.3
Male Median Age : 43.9
Female Median Age : 44.8

White Population Estimate : 90.25%
Black Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 14.74%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.96%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.63%
Other Population Estimate : 2.77%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Los Alamos specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Los Alamos County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Los Alamos County: About 178 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Los Alamos County is about 38% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.