ruidoso Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 193 3.8 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,810 35.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,371 27.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,174 23.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 517 10.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,614 91.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,433 28.3 % 28.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,833 - -
19 years old and under 1,363 17.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 2,023 25.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 2,294 29.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,153 27.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,488 75.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,698 23.4 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 80 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 550 18.7 % 33.6 %
Married 1,610 54.7 % 50.4 %
Divorced 783 26.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,349 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,216 38.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,133 61.5 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,352 64.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 384 4.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 207 2.5 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 306 3.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 321 3.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 137 1.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 148 1.8 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,494 17.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 846 10.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,142 25.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,277 27.3 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 729 8.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,160 13.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 231 2.8 % 12.8 %
Electric 346 4.1 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 2,586 31.0 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 29 0.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 255 3.1 % 1.6 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,787 91.0 % 75.1 %
African-American 59 0.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 178 2.4 % 0.9 %
Asian 69 0.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 369 4.9 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,032 57,617
Median Family Income 47,612 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 23,534 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 70.00 %
  • Temperature 84.27 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.57
    [CDD] 4

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.67 %
6.0 0.14 %
7.0 0.01 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com