Unemployment Offices in Eddy County, New Mexico

There are 2 Unemployment Offices in Eddy County, New Mexico, serving a population of 56,793 people in an area of 4,175 square miles. There is 1 Unemployment Office per 28,396 people, and 1 Unemployment Office per 2,087 square miles.

In New Mexico, Eddy County is ranked 8th of 33 counties in Unemployment Offices per capita, and 5th of 33 counties in Unemployment Offices per square mile.

List of Eddy County Unemployment Offices

Find Eddy County, New Mexico unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices.


Artesia Unemployment Office 704 West Main Street Artesia, NM

Carlsbad Unemployment Office 323 South Halagueno Street Carlsbad, NM

About Eddy County Unemployment Offices

Eddy County Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the New Mexico State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Eddy County, NM. Eddy County unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Eddy County unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • New Mexico unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits

Eddy County Unemployment Statistics

Find Eddy County Unemployment Rates, Unemployment Rates by Age, and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Eddy County Unemployment Rates
 Eddy CountyNew Mexico
Unemployment Rate5.1%7.7%
Male4.5%7.6%
Female4.0%6.7%
Persons with Disabilities5.6%14.4%
Eddy County Unemployment Rates by Age
 Eddy CountyNew Mexico
Age 16-1923.8%23.7%
Age 20-242.6%13.0%
Age 25-297.7%9.3%
Age 30-346.4%7.6%
Age 35-446.1%6.5%
Age 45-541.5%5.5%
Age 55-592.3%4.6%
Age 60-643.4%4.3%
Age 65-740.8%4.2%
Age 75+-4.5%
Eddy County Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment
 Eddy CountyNew Mexico
Less than High School Graduate8.7%12.4%
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4.9%7.8%
Some College or Associate's Degree3.2%6.1%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher3.6%3.1%