Whether you are among the "Baby Boomer" generation or not, the quality of life in Las Cruces is something to be proud of. To have others recognize it from afar is even better!
BestBoomerTowns - a website aimed at baby boomers (those born between 1946 and 1964), named Las Cruces among the 21 "best places to spend the rest of your life." Now, before you start getting images of the town being overrun by people waiting to die, take a look at some of the key criteria: availability of university, social & cultural activities, variety of housing costs, etc.
We've always known that Las Cruces had good weather and is a great place to live - it is validated by outside sources yet again!