New Mexico Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

New Mexico Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 2,107,341 0.0%
Male Population 1,043,545 0.0%
Female Population 1,063,796 0.0%
Male Population 49.52 %
Female Population 50.48 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 42 -0.9%
Citizen US Born 1,886,755 0.3%
Citizen not US Born 104,268 2.2%
Not Citizen 116,318 -5.7%
Citizen US Born 89.53 %
Citizen not US Born 4.95 %
Not Citizen 5.52 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 10,799 5.8%
Moved from Same Country 158,773 -1.0%
Moved from Same State 45,743 -1.4%
Moved from Different State 60,583 -3.1%
Same House as Last Year 1,807,517 3.2%
Moved from Abroad 0.52 %
Moved from Same Country 7.62 %
Moved from Same State 2.2 %
Moved from Different State 2.91 %
Same House as Last Year 86.76 %

Occupational Employment in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 707,985 2.9%
Blue Collar 185,834 1.8%
White Collar 79.21 %
Blue Collar 20.79 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 87,650 -0.2%
Private Companies 539,567 1.9%
Governmental Workers 199,521 5.6%
Not for Profit Companies 67,081 4.8%
Self Employees 9.81 %
Private Companies 60.37 %
Governmental Workers 22.32 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.5 %

Number of Households in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 784,913 0.6%
Average People Per Household 3 -2.2%
Family Households 496,324 0.1%
Non-family Households 288,589 1.5%
Family Households 63.23 %
Non-family Households 36.77 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 234,456 -0.7%
Households without Children 550,457 1.2%
Households with Children 29.87 %
Households without Children 70.13 %

Median and Average Income in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $58,335.15 3.6%
Median Household Income $43,142.00 5.4%
People below Poverty Level 388,478 -0.7%
People above Poverty Level 1,652,925 3.3%

Housing in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 943,880 0.6%
Median Year Built 1981 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 41,799 -1.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 38,459 0.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 90,002 0.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 94,354 -2.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 165,624 0.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 161,495 0.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 166,676 -0.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 144,054 -1.2%
Built in 2010 or Later 41,417 22.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 784,913 0.6%
Owner Occupied 530,811 0.7%
Renter Occupied 254,102 0.4%
Owner Occupied 67.63 %
Renter Occupied 32.37 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 286,925 -0.4%
Without Mortgage 243,886 2.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $155,500.00 0.8%
Median Value without Mortgage $114,800.00 1.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $500.00 0.8%
With Mortgage 54.05 %
Without Mortgage 45.95 %

New Mexico Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 87,875 -2.7%
Some High School 589,510 0.5%
Some College 449,465 1.0%
Associate Degree 129,215 2.4%
Bachelor's Degree 228,403 1.4%
No High School 5.92 %
Some High School 39.71 %
Some College 30.28 %
Associate Degree 8.7 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.39 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 591,663 1.1%
Married 779,045 -1.2%
Separated 29,773 -0.9%
Widowed 103,083 1.6%
Divorced 225,385 2.9%
Never Married 34.22 %
Married 45.06 %
Separated 1.72 %
Widowed 5.96 %
Divorced 13.04 %

Means of Transport to Work in New Mexico top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 805,523 2.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 8,575 -0.5%
Railroad 65 -93.5%
Ferryboat 54 28.6%
Bicycle 5,433 -6.3%
Motorcycle 1,869 -17.6%
TaxiCab 279 48.4%
Walk 18,310 1.9%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Recently added listings in New Mexico top

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New Mexico is a state in United States with a population of 2,107,341. There are 1,043,545 male residents living in New Mexico and 1,063,796 female residents. The total number of households is 784,913 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 42 with 779,045 people being married and 949,904 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 79.21% white collar employees and 20.79% blue collar employees in New Mexico..
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