Ruidoso Downs Information

Ruidoso Downs Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ruidoso Downs, NM

General Ruidoso Downs Information

State: New Mexico

County: Lincoln County

Close cities: Artesia, NM, Carrizozo, NM, Bent, NM, Alto, NM, Lovington, NM, Cloudcroft, NM, Capitan, NM, Alamogordo, NM, Ruidoso, NM, Mescalero, NM

Ruidoso Downs Population (census data)
Total 1,940
Male 949 (48.9%)
Female 991 (51.1%)

Population Density: 911 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.8 (US Avg is 100)

Ruidoso Downs Elevation: 6,420 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.13 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,176

Zip Codes: 88346.

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Ruidoso Downs Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (51.4%)
  • Hispanic (43.7%)
  • Other race (24.5%)
  • American Indian (4.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • German (7.0%)
  • United States (6.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)
  • French (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 262 people (13.5%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Ruidoso Downs Sports Teams

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

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