Cloudcroft is a tiny village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 690 people and just one neighborhood, Cloudcroft is the 99th largest community in New Mexico.
Real Estate Prices
Cloudcroft real estate is some of the most expensive in New Mexico, although Cloudcroft house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Cloudcroft isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cloudcroft are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cloudcroft is a village of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Cloudcroft who work in teaching (11.86%), food service (10.67%) and office and administrative support (10.67%).
Also of interest is that Cloudcroft has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Cloudcroft is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the village experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller village.
As is often the case in a small village, Cloudcroft doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.