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Analysis: Los Alamos County has fastest growing local economy in New Mexico

Los Alamos County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Mexico in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of New Mexico rated top employer in New Mexico, study finds

University of New Mexico employs 27,000 workers in New Mexico, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

New Mexico ranks 32nd highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

New Mexico finished 32nd among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

New Mexico finishes in the bottom 10 on best state ranking

New Mexico was ranked the 46th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Average teacher salaries in New Mexico rank 3rd lowest in nation

The average New Mexico teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $47,826, the 49th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: Sandoval County posts 32nd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 341 properties in Sandoval County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 32nd highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Albuquerque area posts 23rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 493 properties in the Albuquerque area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 23rd highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: New Mexico posts 10th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 745 properties in New Mexico started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 10th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for McKinley County residents is highest in New Mexico

McKinley County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in New Mexico, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in New Mexico is 20th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for New Mexico ranks 20th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 25th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in New Mexico ranked 25th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in New Mexico ranks 9th lowest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in New Mexico ranked 42nd among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

New Mexico posts 17th lowest property tax rate in new national study

New Mexico ranked 17th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Eddy County has fastest growing local economy in New Mexico

Eddy County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Mexico in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in New Mexico rank 26th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in New Mexico ranked 26th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

New Mexico ranks 4th lowest for state-imposed gas taxes

New Mexico finished 47th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 87740 in Ratton has 193rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 87740 zip code area was 289 in the third quarter of 2018, a 26-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 3rd most reliant on federal aid

New Mexico finished third in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 10th best on unemployment insurances taxes

New Mexico finished 10th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: New Mexico ranks 21st best in corporate tax study

New Mexico finished 21st in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

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