Holloman Air Force Base is a very small town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 3,810 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Holloman Air Force Base is the 49th largest community in New Mexico.
26.51% of the workforce is employed in the armed forces, making the military a huge focus of life in Holloman Air Force Base. Even though it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy. The Public Service and Healthcare industries respectively employ 41.69% and 16.47% of the civilian workforce.
Also of interest is that Holloman Air Force Base has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Holloman Air Force Base, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Holloman Air Force Base provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Overall, Holloman Air Force Base’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Holloman Air Force Base spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 10.05 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, Holloman Air Force Base doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Holloman Air Force Base citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.35% of adults 25 and older in Holloman Air Force Base have a college degree.
The per capita income in Holloman Air Force Base in 2018 was $20,313, which is lower middle income relative to New Mexico, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,252 for a family of four. However, Holloman Air Force Base contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Holloman Air Force Base is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Holloman Air Force Base home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holloman Air Force Base residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Holloman Air Force Base also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.62% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Holloman Air Force Base include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Holloman Air Force Base is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.