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Crime Rate Indexes

2010 Crime Rate Indexes Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Total Crime Risk Index 163 118 100
Murder Risk Index 270 106 100
Rape Risk Index 225 156 100
Robbery Risk Index 58 79 100
Assault Risk Index 275 168 100
Burglary Risk Index 230 132 100
Larceny Risk Index 197 105 100
Motor Vehicle Theft Risk Index 56 102 100

Crime Risk Index (100 = National Average): Index score for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average total crime risk, while 50 indicates half the national risk. We encourage you to consult with a knowledgeable local real estate agent or contact the local police department for any additional information.

Crime Indexes are based on numerous current and historical datasets as well as proprietary modeling algorithms which estimate values at more granular geographic levels when specific data is either unavailable or impractical to aggregate. While every effort is made to ensure accuracy, these are estimates and should only be used as a guide. For detailed information regarding crime and safety in a community, please contact local law enforcement agencies.

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Education Level Profile and Enrollment Statistics

2010 Highest Education Level Attained (Population Age 25+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Did Not Complete High School 20.46% 16.92% 15.35%
Completed High School 27.74% 27.48% 29.24%
Some College 24.79% 22.28% 20.56%
Completed Associate Degree 7.43% 7.01% 7.50%
Completed Bachelors Degree 11.76% 15.31% 17.52%
Completed Graduate Degree 7.82% 11.00% 9.84%
2010 Education Enrollment (Population Age 3+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Education Index 120 58 100
Public Preprimary 1.03% 0.86% 0.79%
Private Preprimary 0.53% 0.71% 1.05%
Public School 20.59% 19.70% 17.44%
Private School 1.52% 1.80% 2.05%
Public College 5.73% 6.45% 5.28%
Private College 0.89% 1.02% 1.76%
Not Enrolled in School 69.70% 69.46% 71.64%

Highest Education Level Attained (Populations Age 25+): The data represents the percentage of people in the area over age 25 who have attained a particular education level.

Education Index: The Education Index for Zip Codes and places are comprised of a combination of socio-demographic characteristics. These index scores are not based statistically upon the performance of specific schools, programs or colleges located in these areas.

Education Enrollment (Population Age 3+): The data represents the percentage of people in the area over age 3 who are currently enrolled at each type of learning institution.

Index score: (100 = National Average) for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average, while 50 indicates half the national average.

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Quality of Life Indexes

2010 Quality of Life Indexes Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Quality of Life Index 152 125 100
Amusement Index 103 115 100
Culture Index 188 104 100
Earthquake Index 27 89 100
Education Index 120 58 100
Medical Index 169 81 100
Mortality Index (All Causes) 148 58 100
Religion Index 166 58 100
Restaurant Index 162 100 100
Weather Index 166 156 100

Quality of Life Index: Based on the results of a study group, this index is calculated based on what variables affect individuals as they search for a new home, how much they would enjoy living in a place and the impact of each selected variable. For example, the crime index affects the total quality of life index negatively and the amusement index affects it positively.

Positive Variables Weighted for Quality of Life Index: Amusement, Culture, Education, Medical, Religion, Restaurants and Weather

Negative Variables Weighted for Quality of Life Index: Crime, Earthquake and Mortality

Index score: (100 = National Average) for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average, while 50 indicates half the national average.

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Weather, Forecast, Temperature and Precipitation Statistics

2010 Weather Summary Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Weather Index 166 156 100
Hail Index 10 15 100
Hurricane Index 2 5 100
Tornado Index 87 34 100
 
Annual Maximum Avg. Temperature 76.0 °F 72.0 °F N/A
Annual Minimum Avg. Temperature 46.0 °F 43.0 °F N/A
Annual Avg. Temperature 60.8 °F 57.7 °F N/A
Annual Heating Degree Days (Tot Degrees < 65) 3,267 4,053 N/A
Annual Cooling Degree Days (Tot Degrees > 65) 1,776 1,415 N/A
Percent of Possible Sunshine 74 75 N/A
Mean Sky Cover (Sunrise to Sunset - Out of 10) 4 4 N/A
Mean Number of Days Clear (Out of 365 Days) 168 168 N/A
Mean Number of Days Rain (Out of 365 Days) 56 59 N/A
Mean Number of Days Snow (Out of 365 Days) 4 4 N/A
Avg. Annual Precipitation (Total Inches) 13.00" 10.00" N/A
Avg. Annual Snowfall (Total Inches) 11.00" 11.00" N/A
2010 Average Monthly Low Temperature Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Avg. Annual Low Temperature 43.5 °F 33.9 °F N/A
Avg. January Low Temperature 23.4 °F 17.4 °F N/A
Avg. February Low Temperature 27.8 °F 20.5 °F N/A
Avg. March Low Temperature 33.5 °F 24.7 °F N/A
Avg. April Low Temperature 42.4 °F 31.1 °F N/A
Avg. May Low Temperature 51.9 °F 39.1 °F N/A
Avg. June Low Temperature 60.8 °F 47.9 °F N/A
Avg. July Low Temperature 64.8 °F 52.7 °F N/A
Avg. August Low Temperature 63.4 °F 51.2 °F N/A
Avg. September Low Temperature 55.8 °F 45.0 °F N/A
Avg. October Low Temperature 43.5 °F 34.5 °F N/A
Avg. November Low Temperature 31.2 °F 24.0 °F N/A
Avg. December Low Temperature 23.9 °F 18.2 °F N/A
2010 Average Monthly High Temperature Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Avg. Annual High Temperature 76.2 °F 63.2 °F N/A
Avg. January High Temperature 55.6 °F 42.6 °F N/A
Avg. February High Temperature 61.6 °F 46.3 °F N/A
Avg. March High Temperature 68.8 °F 53.0 °F N/A
Avg. April High Temperature 77.6 °F 62.9 °F N/A
Avg. May High Temperature 85.9 °F 71.8 °F N/A
Avg. June High Temperature 93.6 °F 81.7 °F N/A
Avg. July High Temperature 94.5 °F 83.7 °F N/A
Avg. August High Temperature 92.7 °F 80.8 °F N/A
Avg. September High Temperature 86.2 °F 75.3 °F N/A
Avg. October High Temperature 76.8 °F 65.2 °F N/A
Avg. November High Temperature 64.9 °F 51.7 °F N/A
Avg. December High Temperature 56.6 °F 43.9 °F N/A
2010 Average Monthly Precipitation Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Avg. Annual Precipitation 13.16" 20.61" N/A
Avg. January Precipitation 0.45" 1.10" N/A
Avg. February Precipitation 0.55" 1.01" N/A
Avg. March Precipitation 0.38" 1.24" N/A
Avg. April Precipitation 0.53" 1.02" N/A
Avg. May Precipitation 1.27" 1.46" N/A
Avg. June Precipitation 1.52" 1.25" N/A
Avg. July Precipitation 1.70" 3.09" N/A
Avg. August Precipitation 2.17" 3.57" N/A
Avg. September Precipitation 2.11" 2.05" N/A
Avg. October Precipitation 1.23" 1.94" N/A
Avg. November Precipitation 0.59" 1.52" N/A
Avg. December Precipitation 0.66" 1.35" N/A

Annual Heating Degree Days (HDD): A form of Degree Day used to estimate energy requirements for heating. Typically, heating degree days are calculated as how much colder the mean temperature at a location is than 65°F on a given day. For example, if a location experiences a mean temperature of 55°F on a certain day, there were 10 HDD that day because 65 - 55 = 10, according to the National Weather Service.

Annual Cooling Degree Days (CDD): A form of Degree Day used to estimate energy requirements for air conditioning or refrigeration. Typically, cooling degree days are calculated as how much warmer the mean temperature at a location is than 65°F on a given day. For example, if a location experiences a mean temperature of 75°F on a certain day, there were 10 CDD that day because 75 - 65 = 10, according to the National Weather Service.

Mean Sky Cover: reflects the approximate amount that the sky is covered with clouds, sunrise to sunset on a scale of 0 to 10

Index score: (100 = National Average) for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average, while 50 indicates half the national average. Note: A higher Weather Index score represents better overall weather (higher number good). A higher Hail, Hurricane or Tornado Index means the chance of that weather event is higher (higher number bad).

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Pollution Indexes

2010 Pollution Indexes Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Air Pollution Index 104 89 100
Ozone Index 97 90 100
Lead Index 117 89 100
Carbon Monoxide Index 108 87 100
Nitrogen Dioxide Index 93 95 100
Particulate Matter Index 112 94 100

Index score: (100 = National Average) for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average, while 50 indicates half the national average.

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Population Growth and Population Statistics

2010 Population Growth and Population Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Total Population 45,982 2,021,517 308,455,134
Square Miles 100.02 121,355.53 N/A
Population Density 459.70 16.70 87.20
Population Change Since 1990 5.34% 33.41% 24.02%
Population Change Since 2000 1.52% 11.13% 9.61%
Forecasted Population Change by 2014 3.95% 5.84% 4.52%
Population Male 48.70% 49.52% 49.48%
Population Female 51.30% 50.48% 50.52%
Median Age 36.50 34.10 35.60
2010 Population Statistics by Marital Status (Age 15+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Males Never Married 14.24% 15.93% 15.85%
Males Married 26.73% 26.43% 27.37%
Males Widowed 1.50% 1.16% 1.16%
Males Divorced 5.24% 5.38% 4.50%
Females Never Married 11.86% 13.81% 13.47%
Females Married 26.56% 26.23% 27.06%
Females Widowed 6.44% 4.05% 4.64%
Females Divorced 7.43% 7.01% 5.94%

Population Change Since 1990 and 2000: Change in population since 1990 and 2000 expressed as a percentage increase or decrease.

Population by Marital Status (Population Age 15+): The data represents the number and percentage of people in the area, according to marital status.

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Population by Age

2010 Population by Age Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Median Age 36.50 34.10 35.60
Age 0-5 9.06% 9.48% 8.84%
Age 6-11 8.86% 9.34% 8.41%
Age 12-17 10.06% 9.83% 8.65%
Age 18-24 10.00% 10.17% 9.94%
Age 25-34 10.29% 12.31% 13.40%
Age 35-44 11.27% 12.98% 13.74%
Age 45-54 13.36% 14.14% 14.32%
Age 55-64 11.11% 10.65% 10.80%
Age 65-74 7.63% 6.01% 6.11%
Age 75-84 5.65% 3.57% 4.04%
Age 85+ 2.71% 1.50% 1.75%
2010 Male Population by Age Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Male Median Age 34.30 32.90 34.20
Aged 0 to 5 Years 9.86% 9.82% 9.21%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 9.32% 9.74% 8.79%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 10.66% 10.29% 9.03%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 10.74% 10.43% 10.37%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 10.14% 12.38% 13.75%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 11.40% 13.02% 13.92%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 13.05% 13.89% 14.20%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 10.67% 10.30% 10.49%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 7.14% 5.80% 5.69%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 5.05% 3.25% 3.39%
Aged 85 Years and Older 1.97% 1.10% 1.16%
2010 Female Population by Age Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Female Median Age 38.60 35.30 36.90
Aged 0 to 5 Years 8.29% 9.16% 8.48%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 8.42% 8.96% 8.05%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 9.50% 9.38% 8.27%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 9.30% 9.93% 9.51%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 10.44% 12.24% 13.06%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 11.14% 12.94% 13.56%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 13.66% 14.38% 14.44%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 11.52% 11.00% 11.11%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 8.10% 6.22% 6.52%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 6.22% 3.90% 4.69%
Aged 85 Years and Older 3.42% 1.90% 2.32%

Population by Age: The data represents the percentage of people in the area within each age group.

Male Population: The data represents the percentage of males in the population according to age range.

Female Population: The data represents the percentage of females in the population according to age range.

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Population by Race and Ethnicity

2010 Population by Race and Ethnicity Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Population by Race
White 73.32% 64.02% 71.91%
Black or African American 1.03% 2.14% 12.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native 9.83% 10.27% 0.98%
Asian 0.84% 1.41% 4.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.37% 0.18% 0.21%
Other 14.61% 21.97% 10.38%
Population by Ethnicity
Population Hispanic 49.46% 47.26% 16.05%
Population Non Hispanic 50.54% 52.74% 83.95%

Race versus Ethnicity: According to the Census, race and ethnicity are considered two separate and distinct identities. Hispanic or Latino origin is asked as a separate question and categorized under ethnicity. In addition to their race and/or races, all respondents are categorized by one of two ethnicities, which are "Hispanic" and "Non Hispanic."

Hispanic Ethnicity: According to the Census, people of Hispanic origin, were those who indicated that their origin was Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American or some other Hispanic origin. It should be noted that people of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

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Household Makeup and Size

2010 Household Family Makeup Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Family HH 69.53% 69.35% 68.23%
Non-Family HH 30.47% 30.65% 31.77%
Family Households
Married Family HH 72.50% 73.58% 76.48%
Other Family HH 27.50% 26.42% 23.52%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 27.12% 30.72% 27.73%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 72.88% 69.28% 72.27%
Married Family Households
with Children Under 18 41.82% 45.34% 43.56%
with No Children Under 18 58.18% 54.66% 56.44%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 16.69% 18.81% 14.10%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 10.43% 11.91% 13.63%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 48.39% 44.82% 42.96%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 24.49% 24.46% 29.30%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 43.42% 49.95% 47.56%
Female Householder 56.58% 50.05% 52.44%
2010 Household Size Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Households 16,893 756,806 118,402,143
Household Growth Since 2000 -1.07% 11.63% 12.25%
Average Household Size 2.65 2.62 2.54
Median Household Size 2.71 2.76 2.73
1 Person 26.29% 24.71% 25.45%
2 Person 33.48% 33.11% 33.50%
3 Person 15.63% 16.08% 16.08%
4 Person 13.56% 14.91% 14.79%
5 Person 7.20% 7.14% 6.59%
6 Person 2.60% 2.60% 2.27%
7 or More Person 1.24% 1.46% 1.32%

Family Household: A family household is a household maintained by a householder who is in a family, and includes any unrelated people (unrelated subfamily members and/or secondary individuals) who may be residing there.

Married Family Household: A married family household consists of a married householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth, marriage or adoption.

Other Family Household: An other family household consists of a householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth or adoption. These households may have a Male Householder with No Wife Present and/or Female Householder with No Husband Present.

Non-Family Household: A non-family household consists of a householder living alone (a one-person household) or where the householder shares the home exclusively with people to whom he/she is not related.

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Number of Vehicles Per Household

2010 Number of Vehicles per Household Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Households, Median Vehicles 2.20 2.30 2.20
No Vehicles 6.58% 5.16% 8.49%
1 Vehicle 35.69% 32.72% 32.66%
2 Vehicles 38.45% 38.19% 38.43%
3 Vehicles 14.15% 17.36% 15.03%
4+ Vehicles 5.13% 6.57% 5.39%

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Housing Statistics, Occupancy and Year Built

2010 Move In Date by Year Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Households 16,893 756,806 118,402,143
Household, Median Year Moved In 2003 2003 2003
Moved In 1999 or Later 89.38% 90.76% 90.21%
Moved In 1995 to 1998 2.24% 2.35% 2.33%
Moved In 1990 to 1994 1.59% 1.34% 1.30%
Moved In 1980 to 1989 1.52% 1.24% 1.26%
Moved In 1970 to 1979 1.91% 1.55% 1.63%
Moved In 1969 or Earlier 3.36% 2.76% 3.27%
2010 Housing Occupancy Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Total Units 18,411 833,972 126,739,245
Occupied Units 91.75% 90.75% 93.42%
Vacant Units 8.25% 9.25% 6.58%
Total Housing Units
Owner Occupied Units 65.37% 65.35% 63.21%
Renter Occupied Units 26.39% 25.40% 30.21%
Vacant Units 8.25% 9.25% 6.58%
Vacant Housing Units
Vacant Units For Rent 39.66% 26.16% 25.10%
Vacant Units For Sale 21.08% 13.93% 14.92%
Vacant Units Seasonal 8.17% 35.06% 39.17%
Vacant Units Vacant Other 31.09% 24.85% 20.81%
2010 Housing Statistic Year Built Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Housing, Units 18,411 833,972 126,739,245
Housing, Median Year Built 1967 1983 1977
Built 1999 or Later 16.61% 31.51% 28.20%
Built 1995 to 1998 4.15% 8.01% 5.22%
Built 1990 to 1994 3.59% 6.43% 5.19%
Built 1980 to 1989 11.99% 14.83% 11.37%
Built 1970 to 1979 13.73% 17.46% 14.68%
Built 1960 to 1969 19.84% 11.27% 11.93%
Built 1950 to 1959 21.12% 10.67% 11.33%
Built 1940 to 1949 10.66% 5.05% 6.39%
Built 1939 or Earlier 7.30% 4.97% 12.74%

Occupied Units: Housing units that are Owner Occupied or Renter Occupied.

Vacant Units: Housing units that are For Sale and Vacant, For Rent and Vacant, Seasonal and Vacant and Other.

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Home Values and Rental Rates

2010 Homeowner Statistics and Home Values Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Owner Occupied Units 12,035 544,977 80,110,230
Owner Households, With Mortgage Any 61.00% 64.91% 70.65%
Owner Households, With No Mortgage 39.00% 35.09% 29.35%
Median Value Owner Households $84,249 $150,663 $177,046
Valued Less than $20,000 4.67% 3.69% 1.98%
Valued $20,000-$39,999 12.51% 5.18% 3.31%
Valued $40,000-$59,999 18.36% 7.37% 5.64%
Valued $60,000-$79,999 11.27% 5.32% 4.79%
Valued $80,000-$99,999 15.04% 9.29% 8.96%
Valued $100,000-$124,999 9.35% 9.56% 8.79%
Valued $125,000-$149,999 6.72% 9.37% 7.92%
Valued $150,000-$174,999 4.62% 8.54% 7.94%
Valued $175,000-$199,999 3.53% 7.77% 8.11%
Valued $200,000-$249,999 3.59% 6.28% 7.66%
Valued $250,000-$299,999 2.87% 6.98% 8.72%
Valued $300,000-$399,999 2.69% 6.69% 8.63%
Valued $400,000-$499,999 1.44% 4.77% 6.36%
Valued $500,000-$749,999 2.06% 4.87% 6.34%
Valued $750,000-$999,999 0.80% 2.42% 3.01%
Valued More than $1,000,000 0.48% 1.90% 1.84%
2010 Housing Rental Rates Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Renter Occupied Units 4,858 211,829 38,291,913
Median Rent $652 $818 $950
Rent Less than $250 5.80% 4.16% 3.11%
Rent $250-$499 11.82% 8.19% 6.19%
Rent $500-$749 46.77% 26.44% 18.33%
Rent $750-$999 14.00% 22.74% 24.67%
Rent $1,000-$1,249 4.86% 19.16% 24.03%
Rent $1,250-$1,499 1.07% 4.32% 7.13%
Rent $1,500-$1,999 3.99% 2.61% 7.07%
Rent $2,000+ 3.85% 2.38% 4.19%
No Cash Rent 7.84% 10.01% 5.28%

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Employment, Occupation and Industry

2010 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Employment Potential 34,659 1,508,466 237,450,726
Civilian Total 17,026 850,831 143,186,664
Employed Civilian Males 27.15% 30.16% 32.21%
Employed Civilian Females 21.97% 26.25% 28.09%
Armed Forces Male 0.11% 0.62% 0.44%
Armed Forces Female 0.02% 0.14% 0.08%
Unemployed Males 4.86% 4.43% 3.63%
Unemployed Females 3.81% 3.00% 2.51%
Not in the Labor Force Male 16.98% 14.77% 13.51%
Not in the Labor Force Female 25.09% 20.63% 19.53%
2010 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
White Collar 69.78% 75.79% 74.72%
Blue Collar 30.22% 24.21% 25.28%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 12.58% 14.49% 16.09%
Professional and Related 18.63% 23.39% 21.78%
Sales and Office 26.27% 25.76% 26.38%
Service 15.85% 15.34% 13.50%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 1.77% 0.68% 0.51%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 10.59% 10.64% 8.85%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 14.30% 9.70% 12.88%
2010 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 69.66% 65.07% 73.77%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 5.05% 6.78% 7.05%
Local Government Workers 5.83% 6.66% 6.26%
State Government Workers 9.69% 8.21% 4.67%
Federal Government Workers 2.57% 5.91% 2.47%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 6.96% 7.17% 5.64%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.23% 0.21% 0.14%
2010 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 5.27% 3.14% 1.49%
Construction 6.90% 7.96% 6.97%
Manufacturing 8.20% 5.71% 11.93%
Wholesale Trade 2.46% 2.34% 3.05%
Retail Trade 11.76% 10.28% 10.02%
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 5.78% 5.06% 5.58%
Information 1.80% 2.33% 2.94%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 5.50% 5.47% 6.91%
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, etc. 7.00% 10.49% 10.43%
Educational, Health and Social Services 25.27% 23.52% 22.14%
Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation and Food Services, etc. 9.66% 10.29% 8.46%
Other Services 5.21% 5.36% 5.15%
Public Administration 5.20% 8.05% 4.92%

Workforce Statistics: The Workforce breakdown is derived from data, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

White Collar Employment: perform tasks that are considered less physically laborious

Blue Collar Employment: perform tasks that are manual, technical labor or are in technical maintenance "trades"

Civilian Employers (Population Age 16+): This data represents 2010 employment by type of employers for the total civilian population, over age 16.

Employment by Industry: This data represents 2010 employment by industry for the total civilian population.

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Travel Time and Mode of Transportation to Work

2010 Travel Time to Work Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Travel Time Less than 15 Min 50.98% 31.38% 25.26%
Travel Time 15-29 Min 36.26% 38.40% 36.15%
Travel Time 30-59 Min 8.18% 23.97% 29.43%
Travel Time 60+ Min 4.58% 6.25% 9.16%
2010 Mode of Transportation to Work Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Car, Truck, Van to Work 91.26% 89.60% 87.32%
Public Transportation to Work 0.62% 0.72% 4.44%
Other Transportation to Work 4.16% 4.22% 4.00%
Work at Home 3.96% 5.46% 4.24%

Travel Time to Work: Half the workers in the area have a longer travel time than this, half have less travel time.

Mode of Transportation to Work: Provides a percentage breakdown by mode of transportation to work in a particular area.

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Employee Statistics by NAICS Code

2010 Employee Statistics by NAICS Code Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Employees, Total (by Place of Work) 14,069 630,401 119,050,433
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.01% 0.10% 0.15%
Mining 1.83% 2.44% 0.48%
Utilities 0.42% 0.66% 0.53%
Construction 6.11% 8.87% 6.25%
Manufacturing 6.59% 5.58% 11.24%
Wholesale Trade 2.69% 3.51% 5.02%
Retail Trade 19.97% 15.96% 13.19%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.96% 2.70% 3.65%
Information 1.45% 2.18% 2.87%
Finance and Insurance 4.19% 4.26% 5.61%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1.58% 1.84% 1.97%
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 3.60% 6.41% 6.84%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.67% 1.37% 2.61%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 3.63% 5.77% 6.84%
Educational Services 0.46% 1.55% 2.33%
Health Care and Social Assistance 22.07% 16.77% 14.14%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.99% 2.52% 1.75%
Accommodation and Food Services 14.89% 13.08% 9.86%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5.89% 4.43% 4.66%

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS): NAICS is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.

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Establishment Statistics by NAICS Code

2010 Establishments by NAICS Code Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Establishments, Total (by Place of Work) 1,231 46,783 7,700,385
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.08% 0.22% 0.31%
Mining 3.90% 1.33% 0.33%
Utilities 0.32% 0.47% 0.22%
Construction 9.10% 12.62% 10.56%
Manufacturing 3.57% 3.29% 4.31%
Wholesale Trade 4.14% 4.25% 5.60%
Retail Trade 17.06% 15.52% 14.62%
Transportation and Warehousing 3.82% 2.95% 2.86%
Information 1.79% 1.73% 1.86%
Finance and Insurance 8.29% 6.36% 6.58%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 5.77% 5.40% 4.95%
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 7.47% 10.51% 11.28%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.81% 0.50% 0.66%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 3.57% 4.16% 4.98%
Educational Services 0.73% 1.29% 1.13%
Health Care and Social Assistance 11.94% 10.16% 10.21%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.97% 1.49% 1.63%
Accommodation and Food Services 7.72% 8.83% 8.24%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 8.94% 8.91% 9.70%

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Household Income Statistics

2010 Household Income Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Total Area Household Income $906,916,972 $46,846,276,223 $8,877,041,207,141
Median Household Income $39,595 $46,453 $55,970
Average Household Income $53,686 $61,900 $74,974
Per Capita Household Income $19,723 $23,174 $28,779
 
Income Less than $15,000 18.21% 15.16% 11.96%
Income $15,000 to $24,999 13.07% 11.16% 9.15%
Income $25,000 to $34,999 13.76% 11.70% 9.99%
Income $35,000 to $49,999 16.18% 15.70% 14.37%
Income $50,000 to $74,999 17.22% 18.51% 18.95%
Income $75,000 to $99,999 10.99% 12.29% 14.07%
Income $100,000 to $124,999 5.17% 7.01% 8.54%
Income $125,000 to $149,999 2.63% 3.61% 5.01%
Income $150,000 to $199,999 1.09% 2.26% 3.59%
Income $200,000 and Over 1.68% 2.61% 4.38%

Household Income: Data on consumer income collected by the Census Bureau covers money income received (exclusive of certain money receipts such as capital gains) before payments for personal income taxes, social security, union dues, medicare deductions, etc. Therefore, money income does not reflect the fact that some families receive part of their income in the form of non-cash benefits, such as food stamps, health benefits, rent-free housing, and goods produced and consumed on the farm.

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Retail Sales Statistics

2010 Retail Sales Statistics Roswell, NM New Mexico United States
Total Retail Sales (Including Food Services) $535,987,000 $27,060,972,000 $4,253,550,572,000
Building Materials and Garden Store Sales 9.39% 6.40% 7.42%
Clothing and Accessories Store Sales 3.45% 3.31% 4.47%
Electrical and Appliances Store Sales 0.63% 1.66% 2.37%
Food and Beverage Store Sales 9.72% 10.57% 13.98%
Food Services 7.54% 9.01% 9.50%
Gasoline Stations Store Sales 13.28% 9.68% 7.46%
General Merchandise Store Sales 21.81% 21.86% 17.57%
Health and Personal Care Store Sales 5.74% 3.92% 5.41%
Home Furnishings Store Sales 1.05% 2.07% 2.53%
Miscellaneous Store Sales 4.06% 4.09% 2.94%
Motor Vehicles Store Sales 16.58% 15.97% 16.16%
Nonstore Purchases Store Sales 5.06% 9.56% 7.98%
Sporting Goods Store Sales 1.68% 1.91% 2.20%

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