The Beat is New Mexico!---Do we have to be stuck at the bottom of the barrel?--- Perspectives from Southern NM and the border region
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Las Cruces Per Capita Income Up in 2009
Capitol Report New Mexico (click here), an excellent web site that keeps track of economic indicators and trends in New Mexico's economy, reports today that per capita income in Las Cruces went up 1.4% from 2008 to 2009, to $28,855. In contrast per capita income in Albuquerque declined 0.7%, to $35,165. Santa Fe declined to $43,002, a decline of 4.3%.