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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alamogordo is 31,652. Alamogordo, New Mexico is the 1,252nd largest city in the US.
Alamogordo is located entirely in Otero County.
The peak population of Alamogordo was in 2000, when its population was 35,166. In 2000, Alamogordo was the 916th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,252nd largest city in the US. Alamogordo is currently 10.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Alamogordo has shrunk 9.9% since the year 2000. Alamogordo, New Mexico's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Alamogordo has a population density of 1,418.5 people per square mile.
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), California||31,759||28.7%|
|1247||West Bend, Wisconsin||31,727||11.8%|
|1248||Ithaca, New York||31,710||9.7%|
|1252||Alamogordo, New Mexico||31,652||-9.9%|
|1253||Cornelius, North Carolina||31,650||123.3%|
The total voting age population of Alamogordo, New Mexico, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 23,458. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Alamogordo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alamogordo are 82.7% White, 4.9% Other, 4.9% Two or more races, 4.3% Black, 1.7% Asian and 1.4% American Indian. Additionally, 34.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alamogordo, 19.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.9%. On a per-household basis, 15.3% of families are below the poverty line in Alamogordo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.6% of Alamogordo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Alamogordo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alamogordo residents aged 5 and older, 17.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 12.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alamogordo is 6.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alamogordo, 27.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Alamogordo is $42,204.
In Alamogordo, 57.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.8% of housing units in Alamogordo.
Of all the housing units in Alamogordo, 2.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Alamogordo, 14.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alamogordo is $791.
In Alamogordo, 80.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.