Roswell Demographics

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

Roswell Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 47,941 -0.5%
Male Population 23,592 0.4%
Female Population 24,349 -1.4%
Male Population 49.21 %
Female Population 50.79 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 34.9 0.6%
Citizen US Born 41,534 -0.8%
Citizen not US Born 3,117 10.2%
Not Citizen 3,290 -6.1%
Citizen US Born 86.64 %
Citizen not US Born 6.5 %
Not Citizen 6.86 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 342 -11.6%
Moved from Same Country 5,484 -6.3%
Moved from Same State 868 23.7%
Moved from Different State 1,379 -19.1%
Same House as Last Year 39,222 0.7%
Moved from Abroad 0.72 %
Moved from Same Country 11.6 %
Moved from Same State 1.84 %
Moved from Different State 2.92 %
Same House as Last Year 82.93 %

Occupational Employment in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 14,965 3.1%
Blue Collar 5,041 -4.0%
White Collar 74.8 %
Blue Collar 25.2 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,725 2.1%
Private Companies 13,013 0.3%
Governmental Workers 4,038 0.9%
Not for Profit Companies 1,230 11.6%
Self Employees 8.62 %
Private Companies 65.05 %
Governmental Workers 20.18 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.15 %

Number of Households in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 17,506 0.5%
Average People Per Household 3 -1.1%
Family Households 11,490 -1.4%
Non-family Households 6,016 4.2%
Family Households 65.63 %
Non-family Households 34.37 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 6,145 -3.2%
Households without Children 11,361 2.6%
Households with Children 35.1 %
Households without Children 64.9 %

Median and Average Income in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $57,420.00 1.6%
Median Household Income $43,372.00 -0.3%
People below Poverty Level 8,868 -7.4%
People above Poverty Level 36,884 0.9%

Housing in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 20,427 0.9%
Median Year Built 1967 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 903 -20.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,996 1.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 4,512 -1.1%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4,291 1.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 2,836 1.6%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,445 -2.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,737 20.9%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,115 -9.6%
Built in 2010 or Later 592 55.4%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 17,506 0.5%
Owner Occupied 11,572 0.2%
Renter Occupied 5,934 1.1%
Owner Occupied 66.1 %
Renter Occupied 33.9 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 5,601 -1.5%
Without Mortgage 5,971 1.8%
Median Value with Mortgage $121,300.00 1.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $89,700.00 -0.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $676.00 1.5%
With Mortgage 48.4 %
Without Mortgage 51.6 %

Roswell Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 3,458 5.7%
Some High School 14,158 -0.3%
Some College 10,061 -0.5%
Associate Degree 2,913 0.3%
Bachelor's Degree 4,082 2.8%
Graduate Degree 1,905 5.5%
No High School 9.81 %
Some High School 40.16 %
Some College 24.78 %
Associate Degree 8.26 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.58 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 12,360 0.2%
Married 17,336 -0.5%
Separated 822 -3.5%
Widowed 2,539 -6.9%
Divorced 5,349 4.7%
Never Married 32.89 %
Married 46.13 %
Separated 2.19 %
Widowed 6.76 %
Divorced 14.23 %

Means of Transport to Work in Roswell top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 18,611 1.5%
Bus or TrolleyBus 229 -5.8%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 23 360.0%
Motorcycle 41 -19.6%
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 365 43.7%

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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 88201 88203

Recently added listings in Roswell top

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Roswell is an area in Chaves County,New Mexico with a population of 47,941. There are 23,592 male residents living in Roswell and 24,349 female residents. The total number of households is 17,506 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 17,336 people being married and 21,070 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.80% white collar employees and 25.20% blue collar employees in Roswell..
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