Las Cruces Information

Las Cruces Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Las Cruces, NM

General Las Cruces Information

State: New Mexico

County: Dona Ana County

Close cities: Mesilla, NM, Mesquite, NM, Vado, NM, Mesilla Park, NM, Radium Springs, NM, San Miguel, NM, University Park, NM, Organ, NM, La Mesa, NM, Dona Ana, NM

Las Cruces Population (census data)
Total 89,722 (+16.0% since 2000)
Male 43,535 (48.5%)
Female 46,187 (51.5%)

Population Density: 1,722 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.6 (US Avg is 100)

Las Cruces Elevation: 3,908 feet above sea level

Land Area: 52.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,307

Zip Codes: 88006, 88003, 88005, 88011, 88001, 88007, 88004, and 88012.

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Las Cruces Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (51.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (42.0%)
  • Other race (21.6%)
  • Two or more races (4.1%)
  • American Indian (2.7%)
  • Black (2.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (10.3%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • Irish (7.0%)
  • United States (4.1%)
  • French (1.9%)
  • Italian (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 7,812 people (8.7%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Las Cruces Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies, Arizona Diamondbacks
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: New Mexico State University, University of Texas

Las Cruces School Information

High Schools
Alma D'Arte Charter High (P.O. Box 10, Las Cruces, NM, 88004 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Las Cruces High (1755 El Paseo Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Mayfield High (1955 N Valley Drive, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Onate High (955 W Union, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Camino Real Middle (2961 Roadrunner Parkway, Las Cruces, NM, 88011 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Lynn Middle (950 South Walnut, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Picacho Middle (6800 NE Main, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Sierra Middle (1700 E Spruce, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Vista Middle (4465 Elks Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
White Sands Middle (North 1 Viking, Las Cruces, NM, 88002 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Zia Middle (1300 W University Avenue, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Alameda Elementary (1325 N Alameda Boulevard, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Central Elementary (150 N Alameda Boulevard, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary (5250 N Holman Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Columbia Elementary (4555 Elks Drive, Las Cruces, NM, 88005 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Conlee Elementary (1701 Boston Drive, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Desert Hills Elementary (280 N Roadrunner Parkway, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Dona Ana Elementary (400 E Dona Ana School, Las Cruces, NM, 88032 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
East Picacho Elementary (4450 N Highway 85, Las Cruces, NM, 88343 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Fairacres Elementary (4501 W Picacho, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Hermosa Heights Elementary (1655 E Amador Avenue, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Highland Elementary (5221 N Main Street, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Hillrise Elementary (1400 South Curnutt, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Jornada Elementary (3400 Elks Drive, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Loma Heights Elementary (1600 Madrid Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Mac Arthur Elementary (655 N 4th Street, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Mesilla Elementary (2363 Calle Del Sur, Las Cruces, NM, 88046 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Mesilla Park Elementary (2363 Calle Del Sur, Las Cruces, NM, 88047 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Sonoma Elementary School (4201 Northrise Drive, Las Cruces, NM, 88011 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Sunrise Elementary (5300 N Holman Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Tombaugh Elementary (226 Carver Road, Las Cruces, NM, 80011 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
University Hills Elementary (2005 South Locust Street, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Valley View Elementary (915 E California, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
White Sands Elementary (North 1 Viking, Las Cruces, NM, 88002 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Booker T. Washington (755 E Chestnut Avenue, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Dona Ana Head Start (325 Holguin Road, Las Cruces, NM, 88072 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Dona Ana Juvenile Detention Center (505 South Main, Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Homebound Hospital (505 South Main, Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
La Academia De Idiomas y Cultura (1480 N Main, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
Mesilla Valley Residential Treatment Center (505 South Main, Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM, 88001 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)
San Andres Learning (U.S. Highway 28, Las Cruces, NM, 88046 - Las Cruces Public Schools District)

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