Carlsbad, New Mexico 

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Population

28,957

16% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$48,058

Avg. Home Price

$170,343

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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: Eddy County
Metro Area: Carlsbad-Artesia Metro Area
City: Carlsbad
Zip Codes: 88220


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Carlsbad is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carlsbad jobs have increased by 1.35%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carlsbad's cost of living is 6.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Carlsbad's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Carlsbad's population is 28,957 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.05%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 12 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Carlsbad is $170,343. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 53.88%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Carlsbad public schools spend $10,815 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Carlsbad. Learn More...

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Reviews for Carlsbad    12 Reviews
Still the strongest economy in NM - 3/21/2016
There are 894 available jobs on the state's Department of Workforce solutions Job database webpage today. This number has been consistently over 800 for the past six... (Read More)

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Expensive - 5/29/2015
The truth of the matter is that jobs are scarce, and that this town has doubled costs on real estate. Difficult for new (single) people to want to live here, because it... (Read More)

Friendly place that values businesses, children, a - 11/20/2013
Carlsbad, NM is a booming small city in the southeastern corner of New Mexico. It is called the "jewel of the Pecos" due to its water and parks. Unemployment is now at... (Read More)


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88220