Portales has 11,131 residents. It is located in Roosevelt county.
For New Mexico residents, the average tuition for all Portales police schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,514.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Portales police schools was $8,064.00.
Books and supplies for police schools in Portales cost an average of $1,000.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Portales was $5,374.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,050.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one police college in Portales for students to choose from. Police programs in Portales reportedly graduated 16 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$62,570.00||230|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$31,910.00||530|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$50,800.00||220|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$40,670.00||810|