Living in Mescalero, NM

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Mescalero SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
1
Affordability
10
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
3
Education
4
Commute
7

Mescalero, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
1,361
Unemployment
16.7%
Poverty
33.8%
Median Home
$43,300
Median Income
$32,829
Median Rent
$304

Rankings for Mescalero in New Mexico

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2

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3

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Map Of Mescalero, NM

Population over time in Mescalero

Year Population % Change
2017 1,361 0.7%
2016 1,351 -1.5%
2015 1,371 -9.8%
2014 1,520 -5.1%
2013 1,601 -7.2%
2012 1,725 13.0%
2011 1,526 -6.2%
2010 1,627 -14.3%
2009 1,899 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mescalero

White
4.0% (54)
African American
0.1% (1)
American Indian
88.3% (1,202)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
7.6% (104)
Race Mescalero NM USA
White 4.0% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 0.1% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 88.3% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.6% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Mescalero, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
17.1% (23,245)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
22.6% (30,744)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (20,246)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.6% (23,995)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (18,746)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (16,496)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.1% (1,499)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (1,124)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Mescalero NM USA
Less than $10,000 17.1% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 22.6% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.6% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.1% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Mescalero

Female
49.8% (678)
Male
50.2% (683)
Gender Mescalero NM USA
Female 49.8% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mescalero for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (54)
9-12th Grade
19.0% (258)
High School / GED
35.0% (476)
Some College
28.0% (381)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (40)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (122)
Master's Degree
1.0% (13)
Professional Degree
1.0% (13)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mescalero NM USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 19.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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