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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Carlsbad is 6.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carlsbad jobs have Increased by 1.35 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Carlsbad's cost of living is 6.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Carlsbad's population is 28,957 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.05 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 12 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Carlsbad is $170,343. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 53.88 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Carlsbad public schools spend $10,815 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Carlsbad.

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  3/21/2016
Still the strongest economy in NM

There are 894 available jobs on the state's Department of Workforce solutions Job database webpage today. This number has been consistently over 800 for the past six... (Read More)

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  5/29/2015
Expensive

The truth of the matter is that jobs are scarce, and that this town has doubled costs on real estate. Difficult for new (single) people to want to live here, because it... (Read More)

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  11/20/2013
Friendly place that values businesses, children, a

Carlsbad, NM is a booming small city in the southeastern corner of New Mexico. It is called the "jewel of the Pecos" due to its water and parks. Unemployment is now at... (Read More)

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