What you need to know about Las Cruces, NM

Las Cruces is located in Doña Ana County, New Mexico. The population is 56% White, 1% Black, 1% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 36% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $40,658 and the median home value is $149,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Las Cruces, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Las Cruces has a Walk Score ® of 32.
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Homes Owned 55.96%
55.96% Complete
Homes Rented 44.04%
44.04% Complete

Real Estate

In Las Cruces, New Mexico

Ready to move to Las Cruces? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Las Cruces.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Las Cruces, New Mexico

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Las Cruces rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Las Cruces, New Mexico

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Las Cruces.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Las Cruces, New Mexico

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Las Cruces.


Bachelor’s Degree 34%
34% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

Las Cruces, NM's Livability Rankings

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