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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is 6.00%, with job growth of -1.17%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.66%.

Ruidoso, New Mexico Taxes
Ruidoso, New Mexico,sales tax rate is 8.44%. Income tax is 4.90%.

Ruidoso, New Mexico Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $25,965, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $46,488.

  ECONOMYRuidoso, New MexicoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -1.17%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  31.66%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.44%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.90%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $25,965$28,555
  Household Income  $46,488$53,482
  Family Median Income  $54,253$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  16.44%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  3.75%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  14.51%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  8.75%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  13.28%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  9.65%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.04%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  10.07%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  6.35%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  6.07%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  1.09%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  0.00%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  0.00%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  53.33%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  0.00%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  0.00%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  46.67%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  0.00%12.09%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
RuiDoso, NM
The economy is heavily tourist based which relates to service industry and minimum wage in a resort community. Great place to retire, not a good place to work. Good... (read more)
RUIDOSO-12 YR VETERAN
The best thing about Ruidoso is its climate. To me, it is perfect... you get all four seasons. It seems to be never too cold, never too hot. It is usually sunny so you... (read more)
Ruidoso I wish you were closer
The climate is wonderful! It is seems to always feel crisp and clean. The cool nights are invigorating and the day's heat is never oppresive. The terraine has a... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Retirement Village/Welfare Town
Too small for an aspiring person to grow. The work force is pretty weak. Most decent employees didn't grow up here; they transplanted from areas where a person has to... (read more)
Health care
The climate is wonderful. The atmosphere is the best I've ever seen. The only problem is that the health care is next to nothing. To get a specialist in any health... (read more)
RuiDoso, NM
The economy is heavily tourist based which relates to service industry and minimum wage in a resort community. Great place to retire, not a good place to work. Good... (read more)
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