Los Lunas is a somewhat small village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 15,336 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Los Lunas is the 13th largest community in New Mexico.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Los Lunas is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Los Lunas is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Los Lunas who work in office and administrative support (20.83%), sales jobs (11.63%), and management occupations (10.11%).
Also of interest is that Los Lunas has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Los Lunas citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.49% of adults 25 and older in Los Lunas have a college degree.
The per capita income in Los Lunas in 2010 was $24,154, which is upper middle income relative to New Mexico, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,616 for a family of four. However, Los Lunas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Los Lunas is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Los Lunas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Los Lunas residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Los Lunas also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 57.87% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Los Lunas include Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Los Lunas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.