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Dona Ana County is in southern New Mexico with Texas to the south. The county is bisected north-to-south by both the Rio Grande and the I-25.
Formed in 1852, Dona Ana County contains 3,807 square miles of land and 7 square miles of water. The county seat is Las Cruces.
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 66%
Government Sector: 25%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 8%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 54 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Dona Ana County: 88.5
Median Resident Age: 30.2 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $35,700
Estimated Median Home Value: $140,300
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