More on Ruidoso: Real Estate | Data | Photos. Taos is a town in Taos County in the north-central region of New Mexico in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, incorporated in 1934. The median income in Corrales comes in at $79,303 and the median home value is $430,500 for 2020. For example, if the median household earns $100,000 and spends $40,000 on housing it's actually cheaper to live there than a place with a median income of $50,000 and housing costs of $21,000. Through proprietary research studies, engaging articles and original photography and video, we examine topics related to community amenities, education, sustainability, transportation, housing and the economy. Median home price in Alamogordo is $112,100, with median household income at $43,460. Population: 13,341 Visitors also enjoy the New Mexico Museum of Space and the White Sands Balloon Invitational, a hot air balloon festival held each September. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 8,320. More on Anthony: Real Estate | Data | Photos. It is the principal city of a metropolitan statistical area which encompasses all of Doa Ana County and is part of the larger El Paso-Las Cruces combined statistical area. Well there you have it, the places in New Mexico that have the highest cost of living, with Taos ranking as the most expensive city in the Land of Enchantment. Rank Last Year: 9 (Up 3) Rank Last Year: 12 (Up 8) Hobbs is also home to the Soaring Society of America, a 12,000-member group dedicated to the sport of sailplane and glider flying. But residents make good paychecks too. The population was 14,565 at the 2000 census. We used science and data to determine which cities in New Mexico that will put a big dent in your wallet.eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'homesnacks_net-box-3','ezslot_1',135,'0','0'])); if(window.innerWidth < 700){ezoicSiteSpeed(jQuery(document), String(/documentReady/).substring(1).slice(0,-1), String(/jQuery-document-dot-ready/).substring(1).slice(0,-1), function($){$("#skip_expand").html("(Expand+)");$("#toc ul").css("display", "none");$("#skip_expand").on("click", function(){$("#toc ul").toggle()});$("#toc h3").on("click", function(){$("#toc ul").toggle()});});}. Opened in 2006, the Santa Ana Star Center provides 7,000-seat event space in the heart of downtown Rio Rancho. Home Price To Income Ratio: 4.2x (6th most expensive) You can download the data here. Income To Rent Ratio: 46.2x (3rd most expensive) The population was 8,329 at the 2010 Census. In 2012, Santa Fe wom the number three spot on our 10 Best Cities for Historic Preservation, for its efforts to save places such as the 1777-built Santuario de Guadalupe, San Miguel Mission (perhaps the oldest church in the country, built in the early 1600’s) and the adobe-covered Palace of the Governors, the oldest continuously operating government building in the country.