alamosa Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 517 11.5 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,169 25.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,482 32.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 708 15.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 638 14.1 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,683 81.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,174 26.0 % 26.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,671 - -
19 years old and under 2,904 30.0 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,794 39.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 1,964 20.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,009 10.4 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,671 75.1 % 84.4 %
Spanish 2,043 23.0 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 166 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,671 45.0 % 33.6 %
Married 1,440 38.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 17 0.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 588 15.8 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,141 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,710 89.6 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 431 10.4 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,227 53.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 57 1.4 % 5.9 %
2-Units 290 7.0 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 342 8.3 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 458 11.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 214 5.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 219 5.3 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 334 8.1 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 614 14.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 408 9.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 769 18.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 616 14.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 462 11.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 791 19.1 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,251 30.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 12 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 2,248 54.3 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 23 0.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 64 1.5 % 1.6 %
Solar 29 0.7 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 83 2.0 % 0.4 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,191 87.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 304 3.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 392 4.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 119 1.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 390 4.1 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 28,167 57,617
Median Family Income 44,167 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 17,387 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 74.19 %
  • Temperature 60.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.43 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 22.2
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.99 %
6.0 0.29 %
7.0 0.04 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com