Report: Los Alamos Holds Highest Share Of Millionaire Households In America

Bronze statues of J. Robert Oppenheimer and General Leslie Groves near historic Fuller Lodge in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Chris Clark/


Los Alamos had the highest share of millionaire households in 2014 in a ranking of more than 900 U.S. metro areas, according to a report released Wednesday from research firm Phoenix Marketing International.

More than one in nine households in Los Alamos have more than $1 million in investable assets, giving the region a higher concentration of wealth than tonier locales such as Napa, Calif., or Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.

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