What you need to know about Los Alamos, NM

Los Alamos is located in Los Alamos County, New Mexico. The population is 75% White, 0% Black, 7% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 14% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $107,031 and the median home value is $290,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Los Alamos, see each of the tabs above.
6 Things to Do in Los Alamos, NM
Drive the byway, hike Valles Caldera, get a spa treatment

Population

11,843
Down by 0.72%
The Los Alamos Derby Dames perform a colorful set.
Why Los Alamos, NM, Is a Best Small Town
Los Alamos is the site of a historical scientific landmark that continues to provide an exceptional quality of life for its residents
A group of people city at a picnic table in front of a pond in a park that is beyond high mountains in Los Alamos.
6 Things to Do in Los Alamos, NM
Drive the byway, hike Valles Caldera, get a spa treatment

Nearby Cities

Median Home Price

$290,600
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 68.60%
68.60% Complete
Homes Rented 31.40%
31.40% Complete

Real Estate

In Los Alamos, New Mexico


Ready to move to Los Alamos? 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 Los Alamos.

Schools

In Los Alamos, 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 Los Alamos rates.

Median Household Income

$107,031
Higher than the national average

Business

In Los Alamos, 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 Los Alamos.

Residents

Most residents are
45-54 Years old

Health

In Los Alamos, 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 Los Alamos.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 66%
66% Complete
Graduated High School 97%
97% Complete

Los Alamos, NM's Rankings

More About Los Alamos, NM

Why Los Alamos, NM, Is a Best Small Town
Los Alamos is the site of a historical scientific landmark that continues to provide an exceptional quality of life for its residents
6 Things to Do in Los Alamos, NM
Drive the byway, hike Valles Caldera, get a spa treatment