LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – According to Forbes, Los Alamos County is the sixth richest in the United States.
The smallest county in New Mexico is also the wealthiest, with the median income at $107,000.
The cost of an average home in Los Alamos is $535,000 and Forbes predicts this will go up.
The county is no stranger to this list, making it several times in the past. Forbes credits Los Alamos National Lab as a major factor.
As for the richest county in the nation, that title goes to Loudoun County in Virginia.