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Ruidoso Downs Demographics

Education

High School

54%

Associate's

39%

Bachelor's

7%

Master's

1%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

34%

3 people

43%

4 people

16%

5 people

6%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

66%

50-100k

18%

100-150k

12%

150-200k

1%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

14%

20-45

33%

45-65

21%

65+

21%

Getting Around Ruidoso Downs

Ruidoso Downs Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

63%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

8%

40-60 Mins

0%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1212

Walk Score®

Percentage: 1313

Bike Score®

Ruidoso Downs Education

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Living in Ruidoso Downs, NM

The small town of Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico is home to slightly less than 3,000 people. The town's residents, at an average age of just over 36, skew younger than most cities in New Mexico. The majority of Ruidoso Downs residents own their homes, and 42% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $464/month. Over the course of a year, renters in Ruidoso Downs will save around $4,900 compared to the state average.

With an average commute time of about 17 minutes, shorter than most cities in the state, Ruidoso Downs residents find that it isn't overly time-consuming to get to work. Driving is the typical means of commuting to work, opted for by 35% of commuters, while public transportation isn't used. Walking (2%) isn't a common method of commuting to work, though the number surpasses the national average.

Many Ruidoso Downs residents work in one of three industries: entertainment, support, and construction. Combined, these industries make up 22% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 6% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top field in the town. Ruidoso Downs workers earn an average annual income of just over $50K, less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Ruidoso Downs has a large number of residents over the age of 25 with an Associate's degree (9%). Furthermore, 9% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.