Capitan, New Mexico 

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Population

1,321

-24.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$37,653

Median Home Price

$154,700

United States / New Mexico / No Metro Area / Lincoln County / Capitan / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Capitan, New Mexico

September, August and July are the most pleasant months in Capitan, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Capitan
 $389,000 
111 Ranchmans Camp Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2080 SqFt
 $729,900 
428 Laughing Horse Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2880 SqFt
 $179,000 
107 Lincoln Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2560 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: New Mexico
County: Lincoln County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Capitan
Zip Codes: 88316


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Capitan is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Capitan jobs have increased by 2.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Capitan's cost of living is 17.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Capitan's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, August and July are the most pleasant months in Capitan, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lincoln county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Capitan's population is 1,321 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 24.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Capitan is $154,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Capitan public schools spend $13,609 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.5 students per teacher in Capitan. More Education


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Housing Market in Capitan

It's a good time to buy in Capitan. Home Appreciation is up 6.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Capitan Real Estate

The median home price in Capitan is $154,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Capitan   2 Reviews
not for retirees - 6/12/2018
The community is far from friendly and very trashy. Village government is twisted with an even more bizarre police department. Locals remind you "NM is a buyer beware... Read More

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Not a fan of wind - 5/2/2007
People who've lived in other places frequently comment on Capitan's great weather. Having lived here most of my life, I can't compare Capitan's climate to other places... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN CAPITAN, NEW MEXICO
88316

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NEW LISTINGS IN CAPITAN
$389,000
111 Ranchmans Camp Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$729,900
428 Laughing Horse Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$179,000
107 Lincoln Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$206,000
121 Hillcrest Loop
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$379,000
205 Jericho Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$139,000
430 W 2nd St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,995
267 Main Rd Unit 3
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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