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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Las Vegas is a city in and the county seat of San Miguel County, New Mexico, United States. Once two separate municipalities (one a city and the other a town) both named Las Vegas, west Las Vegas ("Old Town") and east Las Vegas ("New Town"), separated by the Gallinas River, retain distinct characters and separate, rival school districts. The population was 14,565 at the 2000 census. Las Vegas, NM is located 110 miles (180 km) south of Raton, New Mexico, 65 miles (105 km) east of Santa Fe, New Mexico, 122 miles (196 km) northeast of Albuquerque, New Mexico, 257 miles (414 km) south of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and 326 miles (525 km) south of Denver, Colorado.
Population
13,570
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
34.4%
Median Home
$114,900
Median Income
$24,220
Median Rent
$573

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Rankings for Las Vegas in New Mexico

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Population 82,927

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Population 2,144

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Population 3,130

Map Of Las Vegas, NM

Population over time in Las Vegas

Year Population % Change
2016 13,570 -1.0%
2015 13,713 -0.9%
2014 13,833 -0.3%
2013 13,868 1.2%
2012 13,701 -0.4%
2011 13,750 -0.7%
2010 13,845 -

Crime in Las Vegas Per 100k

Crime Las Vegas NM USA
Violent Crime 752.3 783.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.1 5.3
Robbery 91.2 178.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 592.7 537.8 248.9
Property Crime 2538.0 3941.7 2362.0
Burglary 455.9 858.1 430.4
Larceny 1907.3 2519.9 1694.0
Car Theft 174.8 563.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Las Vegas

White
17.9% (2,425)
African American
2.3% (307)
American Indian
1.9% (259)
Asian
1.0% (136)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (101)
Hispanic
76.2% (10,342)
Race Las Vegas NM USA
White 17.9% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 2.3% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 1.9% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 76.2% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Las Vegas, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
22.7% (3,080)
$10,000 to $14,999
14.5% (1,967)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (1,831)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (1,560)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (1,845)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.0% (1,764)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.9% (529)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.6% (759)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (149)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (81)
Income Las Vegas NM USA
Less than $10,000 22.7% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 14.5% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.0% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.9% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.6% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Las Vegas

Female
50.3% (6,823)
Male
49.7% (6,746)
Gender Las Vegas NM USA
Female 50.3% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Las Vegas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.8% (1,327)
9-12th Grade
12.9% (1,751)
High School / GED
27.3% (3,699)
Some College
24.8% (3,362)
Associate's Degree
6.2% (839)
Bachelor's Degree
11.2% (1,517)
Master's Degree
6.1% (831)
Professional Degree
0.5% (61)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (180)
Education Las Vegas NM USA
< 9th Grade 9.8% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 12.9% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 27.3% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 24.8% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.2% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 11.2% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 6.1% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.8% 1.3%

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