From a total population of 20,162, Capitan has a median age of 50.2. The average age of males, in Capitan, is 48.1 while the average age of females is 51.2. When you compare this to median age of New Mexico, Capitan is 13.4 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Capitan, is $24,732 while the average household income is $41,710. When comparing the median income of people living in Capitan to the rest of New Mexico, the average income in Capitan is $784 more.