Los Alamos Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Los Alamos Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
11,840

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.3%
5 - 17:
16.7%
18 - 24:
5.9%
25 - 34:
14.6%
35 - 54:
26.2%
55 - 64:
14.9%
Over 65 Years:
16.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.1%
4.1%
High School Graduates
96.9%
96.9%
College Graduated
68.3%
68.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Los Alamos
$60,885
$60,885
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Los Alamos
$116,116
$116,116
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.2%

Employment Industries in Los Alamos

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
52.4%
52.4%
Education
7.9%
7.9%
Public Service
7.1%
7.1%
Accommodation
6.5%
6.5%
Healthcare
6.5%
6.5%
Retail
4.0%
4.0%
Other
3.3%
3.3%
Arts
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
69.6%
69.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
18.8%
18.8%
Asian
6.6%
6.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.8%
3.8%
Black or African American
0.7%
0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.6%
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
13.2%
13.2%
English
11.4%
11.4%
Irish
10.5%
10.5%
European
6.2%
6.2%
Italian
3.3%
3.3%
British
2.8%
2.8%
Scots-Irish
2.6%
2.6%
Polish
2.3%
2.3%
Scottish
2.3%
2.3%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Swedish
1.9%
1.9%
Norwegian
1.7%
1.7%
Scandinavian
1.3%
1.3%
Dutch
1.3%
1.3%
Welsh
1.2%
1.2%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
Swiss
0.9%
0.9%
Turkish
0.8%
0.8%
Ukrainian
0.7%
0.7%
Greek
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
83.1%
83.1%
Spanish
6.9%
6.9%
Chinese
2.8%
2.8%
Langs. of India
0.9%
0.9%
Slavic languages
0.8%
0.8%
German/Yiddish
0.7%
0.7%
Other Asian languages
0.5%
0.5%
Korean
0.5%
0.5%
Scandinavian languages
0.5%
0.5%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Laotian
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Navajo
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Los Alamos Residents:
12.3%


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