Portales, New Mexico 

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Population

12,123

+0.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Median Income

$33,642

Median Home Price

$132,300

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September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Portales, while December and January are the least comfortable months.


Portales, NM Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: Roosevelt County
Metro Area: Portales Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Portales
Zip Codes: 88130


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Portales is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Portales jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Portales's cost of living is 24.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Portales's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Roosevelt county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.1% to 27.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Portales's population is 12,123 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Portales is Real Estate: $132,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.3%.

SCHOOLS
Portales public schools spend $9,960 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Portales. More Education



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Housing Market in Portales

It's a good time to buy in Portales. Home Appreciation is up 4.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Portales is $132,300.

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Reviews for Portales   10 Reviews
Slowly Dying In The Desert - 10/13/2019
In a single sentence, this is a town that is slowly dying in the desert- and nobody here cares. Why- because the people who run this town were born in the 1940's or... Read More

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Alexia - 8/8/2019
I love portales new.Mexico they have nice people I like boys cute boys that the high school... Read More

Lived there. Never again. - 8/22/2017
If you like boring, low wages, and high unemployment for mediocre jobs, and ultra-conservatism then this is the place for you.... Read More


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88130

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