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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of La Mesa is $14,416, which is much lower than the state average of $23,948 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. La Mesa median household income is $36,111. On average La Mesa residents spend 28.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the state average of 21.5 minutes and is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #297

La Mesa, NM
14,416 USD
New Mexico
23,948 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

La Mesa, NM
21,134 USD
New Mexico
26,490 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Mesa, NM
22,431 USD
New Mexico
31,026 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Mesa, NM
12,356 USD
New Mexico
22,331 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #203
La Mesa, NM
36,111 USD
New Mexico
44,968 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
La Mesa, NM
45,068 USD
New Mexico
62,136 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank
La Mesa, NM
22.62%
New Mexico
31.74%
U.S.
27.36%

*The La Mesa, NM median household income growth rate is since 2006-2010. The New Mexico and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income13.00%$5,049, see rank18.11%$16,97321.11%$16,919
Social Security Income31.00%$16,004, see rank30.93%$16,38629.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income3.33%$11,950, see rank2.72%$3,2302.82%$3,720
Retirement Income19.00%$31,428, see rank19.57%$26,83217.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
La Mesa, NM
39,118 USD
New Mexico
54,801 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
La Mesa, NM
50,738 USD
New Mexico
71,580 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
White$35,556, see rank$47,835$56,900
Hispanic$29,722, see rank$37,184$42,396
One Race, Other$38,676, see rank$34,423$40,300

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
25 to 44$43,250, see rank$46,863$58,398
45 to 64$39,926, see rank$54,190$65,027
65 or over$20,156, see rank$36,439$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over748, see rank1,625,155248,775,628
Male1371, 49.60%, see rank49.07%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2226, 60.92%, see rank65.02%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.88%0.73%
Male, Civilian2226, 60.92%, see rank64.14%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3170, 75.22%, see rank89.92%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed356, 24.78%, see rank10.08%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2145, 39.08%, see rank34.98%30.72%
Female1377, 50.40%, see rank50.93%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2192, 50.93%, see rank55.46%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.18%0.11%
Female, Civilian2192, 50.93%, see rank55.28%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3157, 81.77%, see rank90.92%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed335, 18.23%, see rank9.08%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2185, 49.07%, see rank44.54%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over327, 100%869,118141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone297, 90.83%, see rank79.33%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled4, 1.22%, see rank10.46%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.15%5.06%
Walked0, 0.00%, see rank2.24%2.78%
Other Means0, 0.00%, see rank2.03%1.79%
Worked at Home26, 7.95%, see rank4.79%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
La Mesa, NM
28.1 minutes
New Mexico
21.5 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over327875,947143,435,233
Male1170, 51.99%, see rank52.50%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations211, 6.47%, see rank31.79%33.12%
Service Occupations228, 16.47%, see rank17.69%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations225, 14.71%, see rank15.67%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations217, 10.00%, see rank1.87%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations245, 26.47%, see rank12.08%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations217, 10.00%, see rank13.98%17.94%
Female1157, 48.01%, see rank47.50%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations219, 12.10%, see rank39.82%40.04%
Service Occupations263, 40.13%, see rank23.73%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations253, 33.76%, see rank31.66%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.27%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.35%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations222, 14.01%, see rank3.87%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 La Mesa, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over327, 100%875,947143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining17, 5.20%, see rank4.40%1.96%
Construction45, 13.76%, see rank6.86%6.17%
Manufacturing31, 9.48%, see rank4.92%10.43%
Wholesale Trade35, 10.70%, see rank2.06%2.75%
Retail Trade37, 11.31%, see rank11.26%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities19, 5.81%, see rank4.49%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.59%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing9, 2.75%, see rank4.51%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
0, 0.00%, see rank10.94%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance50, 15.29%, see rank25.22%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
56, 17.13%, see rank10.90%9.49%
Public Administration28, 8.56%, see rank8.08%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration0, 0.00%, see rank4.79%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 La Mesa, NM%New MexicoU.S.
Population in Poverty23223.84%, see rank20.89%15.59%
Family in Poverty6525.19%, see rank16.08%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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