Community Profiles

Welcome to Las Cruces, New Mexico!  We are an award-winning community rich in resources and ready to help you jump start your business.  Our business costs and cost of living are low compaired to the rest of the nation/region, and the staff of the Economic Development Department is ready to assist you in whatever you need to start your business, or grow your existing one.  

Below are links to resources that can assist you with any questions you may about about the demographic makeup of community, as well as business costs, quality of life questions, and profiles of the various programs in the department that can provide further assistance.


Infrastructure & Utilities

Business Costs

Awards & Accolades

Quality of Life

Economic Development Program Profiles

Media Center