U.S. Beacon October 22, 2019

Las Cruces, NM

Dona Ana County, New Mexico

Latitude: 32.319693     Longitude: -106.765157
Population 82,671 (2005)
Elevation of Las Cruces, New Mexico: 3908 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3539380, place: Las Cruces city, New Mexico)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 57,610 (100%)
In labor force: 34,935 (60.64%)
--Civilian labor force: 34,799 (60.4%)
----Employed: 31,866 (55.31%)
----Unemployed: 2,933 (5.09%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 8.4%
--Armed Forces: 136 (0.24%)
Not in labor force: 22,675 (39.36%)
Females 16 years and over: 30,057 (52.17%)
In labor force: 16,866 (29.28%)
--Civilian labor force: 16,851 (29.25%)
----Employed: 15,456 (26.83%)
Own children under 6 years: 6,042 (10.49%)
All parents in family in labor force: 3,530 (6.13%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 31,497 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 24,434 (77.58%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 4,435 (14.08%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 179 (0.57%)
Walked: 895 (2.84%)
Other means: 507 (1.61%)
Worked at home: 1,047 (3.32%)
Mean travel time to work: 18.1 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 31,866 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 11,769 (36.93%)
Service occupations: 5,812 (18.24%)
Sales and office occupations: 9,046 (28.39%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 76 (0.24%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 2,698 (8.47%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 2,465 (7.74%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 427 (1.34%)
Construction: 2,043 (6.41%)
Manufacturing: 1,423 (4.47%)
Wholesale trade.: 633 (1.99%)
Retail trade: 4,052 (12.72%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 982 (3.08%)
Information: 893 (2.8%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 1,609 (5.05%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 2,499 (7.84%)
Educational, health and social services: 9,560 (30%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 3,371 (10.58%)
Other services (except public administration): 1,475 (4.63%)
Public administration: 2,899 (9.1%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 20,415 (64.07%)
Government workers: 9,007 (28.27%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 2,349 (7.37%)
Unpaid family workers: 95 (0.3%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 29,101 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 4,666 (16.03%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 3,247 (11.16%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 4,287 (14.73%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 4,030 (13.85%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 4,939 (16.97%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 4,483 (15.4%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 2,085 (7.16%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 957 (3.29%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 189 (0.65%)
$200,000 or more: 218 (0.75%)
Median household income: $30,375

With earnings: 22,840 (78.49%)
--Mean earnings: $36,353
With Social Security income: 7,143 (24.55%)
--Mean Social Security income: $11,057
With Supplemental Security Income: 1,288 (4.43%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,456
With public assistance income: 1,600 (5.5%)
--Mean public assistance income: $2,740
With retirement income: 5,746 (19.75%)
--Mean retirement income: $19,002

Families: 18,266 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 2,009 (11%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 1,550 (8.49%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 2,211 (12.1%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 2,578 (14.11%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 3,464 (18.96%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 3,483 (19.07%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 1,784 (9.77%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 849 (4.65%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 154 (0.84%)
$200,000 or more: 184 (1.01%)
Median family income: $37,670

Per capita income: $15,704

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $30,923
Female full-time, year-round workers: $21,759

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 3,145 (17.22%)
--With related children under 18 years: 2,619 (14.34%)
----With related children under 5 years: 1,336 (7.31%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 1,755 (9.61%)
--With related children under 18 years: 1,591 (8.71%)
----With related children under 5 years: 778 (4.26%)
Individuals: 16,793 (91.94%)
--18 years and over: 11,100 (60.77%)
----65 years and over: 917 (5.02%)
--Related children under 18 years: 5,599 (30.65%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 3,802 (20.81%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 6,002 (32.86%)

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