Artesia SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

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Artesia, New Mexico Info Snack

Artesia is a city in Eddy County, New Mexico, United States, centered at the intersection of U.S. Route 82 and U.S. Route 285; the two highways serve as the city's Main Street and First Street, respectively. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 11,301.
Population
11,817
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$145,400
Median Income
$49,516
Median Rent
$676

Rankings for Artesia in New Mexico

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1

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Population 28,079

2

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Population 48,407

Map Of Artesia, NM

Population over time in Artesia

Year Population % Change
2016 11,817 1.5%
2015 11,641 1.3%
2014 11,494 1.0%
2013 11,376 1.0%
2012 11,268 0.7%
2011 11,186 1.1%
2010 11,061 -

Crime in Artesia Per 100k

Crime Artesia NM USA
Violent Crime 894.9 702.5 386.3
Murder 16.4 6.7 5.3
Robbery 49.3 131.5 102.8
Aggravated Assault 788.2 491.0 248.5
Property Crime 4433.5 3937.1 2450.7
Burglary 1403.9 830.4 468.9
Larceny 2766.8 2542.4 1745.0
Car Theft 262.7 564.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Artesia

White
46.6% (5,509)
African American
1.0% (113)
American Indian
1.3% (158)
Asian
1.4% (161)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
49.7% (5,876)
Race Artesia NM USA
White 46.6% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 1.0% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 1.3% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 49.7% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Artesia, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
9.5% (1,122)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (319)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (1,134)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (1,240)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.3% (2,162)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (1,985)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (1,441)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (1,465)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (531)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (413)
Income Artesia NM USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.3% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Artesia

Female
50.6% (5,977)
Male
49.4% (5,839)
Gender Artesia NM USA
Female 50.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Artesia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.7% (551)
9-12th Grade
11.1% (1,311)
High School / GED
36.5% (4,311)
Some College
25.1% (2,969)
Associate's Degree
6.6% (780)
Bachelor's Degree
11.4% (1,350)
Master's Degree
4.5% (529)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (14)
Education Artesia NM USA
< 9th Grade 4.7% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 11.1% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 36.5% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 25.1% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.6% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 11.4% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.5% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.8% 1.3%

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