The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

#1. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

University Park, NM

Population: 2,945 Median Age: 20 College-Educated: 31% Family-Households: 59% Median Household Income: $15,396 Average Commute (mi.): 14 Lived Here Last Year: 40% Median Monthly Rent: $699 Renter-Occupied: 52%

#2. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Truth or Consequences, NM

Population: 5,894 Median Age: 52 College-Educated: 20% Family-Households: 45% Median Household Income: $23,988 Average Commute (mi.): 15 Lived Here Last Year: 87% Median Home Value: $85,300 Median Monthly Rent: $413 Renter-Occupied: 27%

#3. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

White Sands, NM

Population: 1,246 Median Age: 24 College-Educated: 35% Family-Households: 93% Median Household Income: $56,250 Average Commute (mi.): 12 Lived Here Last Year: 46% Median Monthly Rent: $995 Renter-Occupied: 58%

#4. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Tularosa, NM

Population: 2,944 Median Age: 57 College-Educated: 19% Family-Households: 59% Median Household Income: $41,282 Average Commute (mi.): 26 Lived Here Last Year: 88% Median Home Value: $103,300 Renter-Occupied: 12%

#5. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Elephant Butte, NM

Population: 1,352 Median Age: 70 College-Educated: 21% Family-Households: 62% Median Household Income: $43,846 Average Commute (mi.): 17 Lived Here Last Year: 96% Median Home Value: $135,400 Median Monthly Rent: $738 Renter-Occupied: 6%

#6. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Silver City, NM

Population: 9,627 Median Age: 38 College-Educated: 34% Family-Households: 51% Median Household Income: $31,620 Average Commute (mi.): 14 Lived Here Last Year: 82% Median Home Value: $134,400 Median Monthly Rent: $549 Renter-Occupied: 39%

#7. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Estancia, NM

Population: 1,478 Median Age: 36 College-Educated: 15% Family-Households: 59% Median Household Income: $30,450 Average Commute (mi.): 26 Lived Here Last Year: 80% Median Home Value: $109,400 Median Monthly Rent: $463 Renter-Occupied: 26%

#8. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Loving, NM

Population: 1,241 Median Age: 38 College-Educated: 2% Family-Households: 63% Median Household Income: $41,719 Average Commute (mi.): 21 Lived Here Last Year: 92% Median Home Value: $106,100 Median Monthly Rent: $707 Renter-Occupied: 27%

#9. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Los Alamos, NM

Population: 12,666 Median Age: 41 College-Educated: 68% Family-Households: 58% Median Household Income: $116,116 Average Commute (mi.): 17 Lived Here Last Year: 87% Median Home Value: $308,100 Median Monthly Rent: $949 Renter-Occupied: 31%

#10. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Bayard, NM

Population: 2,442 Median Age: 38 College-Educated: 17% Family-Households: 65% Median Household Income: $36,892 Average Commute (mi.): 18 Lived Here Last Year: 92% Median Home Value: $89,100 Median Monthly Rent: $422 Renter-Occupied: 24%

#11. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Jemez Pueblo, NM

Population: 2,018 Median Age: 31 College-Educated: 6% Family-Households: 84% Median Household Income: $41,181 Average Commute (mi.): 30 Lived Here Last Year: 97% Median Home Value: $124,600 Median Monthly Rent: $475 Renter-Occupied: 13%

#12. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Jal, NM

Population: 1,896 Median Age: 40 College-Educated: 5% Family-Households: 71% Median Household Income: $54,716 Average Commute (mi.): 24 Lived Here Last Year: 87% Median Home Value: $70,800 Median Monthly Rent: $517 Renter-Occupied: 23%

#13. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Crownpoint, NM

Population: 2,419 Median Age: 31 College-Educated: 18% Family-Households: 66% Median Household Income: $42,708 Average Commute (mi.): 26 Lived Here Last Year: 87% Median Home Value: $69,500 Median Monthly Rent: $417 Renter-Occupied: 44%

#14. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Clayton, NM

Population: 3,184 Median Age: 39 College-Educated: 10% Family-Households: 56% Median Household Income: $29,948 Average Commute (mi.): 17 Lived Here Last Year: 85% Median Home Value: $77,500 Median Monthly Rent: $417 Renter-Occupied: 27%

#15. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Taos, NM

Population: 5,967 Median Age: 51 College-Educated: 35% Family-Households: 49% Median Household Income: $29,300 Average Commute (mi.): 15 Lived Here Last Year: 88% Median Home Value: $260,800 Median Monthly Rent: $647 Renter-Occupied: 30%

#16. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

San Mateo, Santa Fe, NM

Population: 13,205 Median Age: 50 Family-Households: 49% Median Household Income: $62,437 Average Commute (mi.): 18 Median Home Value: $426,824 Median Monthly Rent: $1,126 Renter-Occupied: 42%

#17. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Hatch, NM

Population: 1,955 Median Age: 25 College-Educated: 23% Family-Households: 89% Median Household Income: $24,167 Average Commute (mi.): 16 Lived Here Last Year: 94% Median Home Value: $83,100 Median Monthly Rent: $461 Renter-Occupied: 17%

#18. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Santa Clara, NM

Population: 1,766 Median Age: 47 College-Educated: 12% Family-Households: 56% Median Household Income: $33,063 Average Commute (mi.): 16 Lived Here Last Year: 93% Median Home Value: $79,000 Median Monthly Rent: $468 Renter-Occupied: 23%

#19. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Don Diego, Santa Fe, NM

Population: 6,236 Median Age: 53 Family-Households: 35% Median Household Income: $53,851 Average Commute (mi.): 20 Median Home Value: $392,474 Median Monthly Rent: $961 Renter-Occupied: 43%

#20. The Best Places to Live in New Mexico

Don Gaspar, Santa Fe, NM

Population: 7,186 Median Age: 60 Family-Households: 49% Median Household Income: $82,665 Average Commute (mi.): 19 Median Home Value: $553,433 Median Monthly Rent: $1,428 Renter-Occupied: 26%

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