Artesia, NM

Artesia is known as a charming agricultural community with a small-town feel. Though small, Artesia’s culture is anything but. As a historically artistic community, Artesia has its own Arts Council, along with an Arts and Cultural District where visitors can explore art galleries and shops featuring local artists, handcrafted objects, and one of a kind pieces. It is this commitment to arts and culture that is attracted new residents and businesses as well. Those who are seeking to locate in a historic community that puts an emphasis on arts, culture, and education will find a welcome home here. To learn more about Artesia click here or https://www.artesianm.gov/.

Artesia

Population

Total Population

12,319

Population
Growth Rate

0.72%

Median Age

36

Diversity Index

73.900

Housing & Income

Households

4,678

Total Housing Units

5,224


Owner Occupied

3,014

Renter Occupied

1,664

Vacant

546

Median Home Value

$168,419


Average Home Value

$213,126

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.77%


Per Capita Income

1.71%

Income Projection

Median Household

$53,492 $57,431


Average Household

$77,917 $84,614


Per Capita

$29,556 $32,175

Workforce

Total Businesses

534

Total Employed

6,666

Workers 16+

4,919

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

49

Employed

1,013

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

75

Employed

888

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

39

Employed

696

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

20

Employed

607

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

29

Employed

555

2020 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

32

Employed

552

Some
High School

970

Graduated
High School

2,635

Associates
Degree

558

Bachelor's
Degree

773

Graduate
Degree

397

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

4,710

Non-Resident Commuters

120

Drive Alone

4,439

Carpooled

383

Public

0

Work At Home

45