Chaparral, New Mexico 

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Population

14,652

+8.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$31,726

Median Home Price

$120,400

Best Places to Live in Chaparral, New Mexico

Small city/College town - South-central New Mexico along Rio Grande Valley, 45 miles north of El Paso, Texas. April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Chaparral, while July and June are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Pleasant winters
-Future job growth
-Historic interest
Cons
-Isolation
-Air quality
-Entertainment

Local Listings in Chaparral
 $110,000 
360 Amparo Rd
Bed 7 | Bath 4 | 4800 SqFt
 $1,999,999 
7 Cielo Del Este
Bed 5 | Bath 7 | 8036 SqFt
 $140,000 
932 Luna Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 2128 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Las Cruces Metro Area

Las Cruces is a small agricultural and transportation center and home to 17,000 New Mexico State University students. It is also the gateway to historic, geologic, and recreational sites, including White Sands National Monument to the northeast. The downtown is small, clean, and quiet, with an old-west style historic district converted to a pedestrian mall. The campus lies south of downtown with commercial/retail areas just east.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: New Mexico
County: Otero County
Metro Area: Las Cruces Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Chaparral
Zip Codes: 88081
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 3881 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Chaparral is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chaparral jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chaparral's cost of living is 11.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Chaparral's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Chaparral, while July and June are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Otero county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Chaparral's population is 14,652 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Chaparral is $120,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Chaparral public schools spend $10,086 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Chaparral. More Education


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Reviews for Chaparral   2 Reviews
You don't know it like I do - 2/24/2010
Most people don't know us. When people ask "where are you originally from," and I say Chaparral, NM, they are like, "where?" Other people I meet from NM are from Las... Read More

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Santa fe - the land of dis-enchantment - 3/31/2006
From one Santa Fe transplant to a possible other, think long and hard about moving to Santa Fe. Sure, the scenery is beautiful, the weather is not too bad and there is... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN CHAPARRAL
$110,000
360 Amparo Rd
Bed 7 | Bath 4

$1,999,999
7 Cielo Del Este
Bed 5 | Bath 7

$140,000
932 Luna Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$234,900
5825 Essex Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$800,000
12 Cielo Del Oeste
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$327,000
8724 Westside Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$265,000
5701 Edinburgh Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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