Alamogordo, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,818 housing units in Alamogordo. This represents a 32.1% growth from 11,974 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,708 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 110 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alamogordo is about 60.5%. Alamogordo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.9%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alamogordo were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms28%
Three Bedrooms49.70%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$328

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.90%
Home Equity Loan3.90%
Simple Mortgage54.30%
Debt Free32.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%