Community Profile

Property Taxes

 

(per $1,000 of taxable value)


Roswell (2021)

        
Residential             $28.139
Non-Residential     $34.582

Chaves County (2021; area surrounding Roswell)


Residential             $21.939
Non-Residential     $27.330

Gross Receipts Tax

 (2022)


Roswell GRT rate: 7.8333% (7.7083% as of July 1)
Chaves County GRT rate*: 6.5208% (6.3958% as of July 1)
*not including municipalities

Workforce


Chaves County - April 2022


Labor Force                  26,804
Employment                 25,515
Unemployment             1,289
Unemployment Rate     4.8%

Population


2020 Census


Roswell                  48,442
Chaves County      65,157

Roswell Housing Market


Year        Total Housing Units        Median House Value


2019                    20,220                                 $144,811

Water Supply - City of Roswell


Resources capable of supporting a population of 4 million.

Electric - Xcel Energy


xcelenergy.com



Natural Gas - NM Gas Company


nmgco.com