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Population Demographics for New Mexico 2017, 2018

List of Counties and Cities in New Mexico

Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population2,059,179100
Hispanic or Latino953,40346
Some Other Race308,50314
American Indian193,2229
Two or More Races77,0103
Black or African American42,5502
Three or more races4,648Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,810Below 1%
Native Hawaiian660Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes335Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population1,017,4211,041,7582,059,179
Hispanic or Latino472,857480,546953,403
Some Other Race155,606152,897308,503
American Indian93,53499,688193,222
Two or More Races38,24038,77077,010
Black or African American23,46819,08242,550
Three or more races2,2492,3994,648
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander9628481,810
Native Hawaiian350310660
Alaska Native tribes147188335

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Demographic population totals

Total population in New Mexico

Total Population:2,059,179
Male Population:1,017,421
Female Population:1,041,758

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in New Mexico

Both sexes36

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in New Mexico

Total Population:2,016,550
Male Population:987,860
Under 5 years:73,959
5 to 9 years:72,626
10 to 14 years:71,787
15 to 17 years:44,638
18 and 19 years:27,879
20 years:13,779
21 years:13,056
22 to 24 years:40,198
25 to 29 years:67,445
30 to 34 years:61,459
35 to 39 years:58,820
40 to 44 years:60,019
45 to 49 years:69,483
50 to 54 years:70,035
55 to 59 years:64,588
60 and 61 years:24,689
62 to 64 years:32,869
65 and 66 years:17,902
67 to 69 years:23,718
70 to 74 years:30,577
75 to 79 years:22,537
80 to 84 years:15,070
85 years and over:10,727
Female Population:1,028,690
Under 5 years:70,776
5 to 9 years:70,468
10 to 14 years:69,539
15 to 17 years:42,801
18 and 19 years:27,227
20 years:13,593
21 years:13,332
22 to 24 years:40,285
25 to 29 years:67,471
30 to 34 years:62,422
35 to 39 years:61,465
40 to 44 years:62,553
45 to 49 years:72,975
50 to 54 years:75,487
55 to 59 years:70,997
60 and 61 years:26,116
62 to 64 years:35,574
65 and 66 years:19,778
67 to 69 years:25,868
70 to 74 years:34,730
75 to 79 years:26,812
80 to 84 years:19,914
85 years and over:18,507

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in New Mexico

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in New Mexico

Family led homes:518,698
Husband-wife family:358,354
Other family:160,344
Population of male led with no wife present:49,408
Population female led with no husband present:110,936
Population of Nonfamily homes:272,697
Population living alone:221,347
Population not living alone:51,350

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in New Mexico with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:267,023
Population of family homes:264,598
Husband-wife family:157,331
Under 6 years only:34,116
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:40,930
6 to 17 years only:82,285
Other family:107,267
Male householder, no wife present:31,820
Under 6 years only:8,810
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,797
6 to 17 years only:16,213
Female led with no husband present:75,447
Under 6 years only:16,966
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:17,919
6 to 17 years only:40,562
Nonfamily households:2,425
Male led households:1,776
Under 6 years only:419
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:150
6 to 17 years only:1,207
Female led householder:649
Under 6 years only:134
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:51
6 to 17 years only:464
Households with no people under 18 years:524,372
Family households:254,100
Husband-wife family:201,023
Other family:53,077
Male led with no wife present:17,588
Female led with no husband present:35,489
Nonfamily households:270,272
Male led householder:133,287
Female led householder:136,985

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in New Mexico, by type

Total Home Population:791,395
Population of Family homes:518,698
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:23,180
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:85,490
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:101,256
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:113,252
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:50,548
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:45,312
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:59,573
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:31,820
Population of 85 year olds and over:8,267
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:272,697
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:20,365
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:34,121
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:28,226
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:51,242
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:30,401
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:28,908
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:38,974
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:27,362
Population of 85 year olds and over:13,098

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in New Mexico containing people over 60

Total Population:791,395
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:278,807
1-person household:99,129
2-or-more-person household:179,678
Family households:168,359
Nonfamily households:11,319
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:512,588
1-person household:122,218
2-or-more-person household:390,370
Family homes:350,339
Nonfamily homes:40,031

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in New Mexico with multiple generations.

Total Population:791,395
Home has three or more generations:39,883
Home does not have three or more generations:751,512

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in New Mexico under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:515,849
Unmarried partner of home lead present:60,975
In family homes:59,107
Population of male led and male partner homes:1,305
Population of male led and female partner households:28,212
Population of female led and female partner households:2,633
Population of female led and male partner households:26,957
In nonfamily homes:1,868
Population of male led and male partner homes:26
Population of male led and female partner homes:1,534
Population of female led and female partner homes:106
Population of female led and male partner homes:202
No unmarried partner of home lead present:454,874
In family homes:453,500
Population of husband-wife family homes:315,144
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:27,034
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:111,322
In nonfamily homes:1,374

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in New Mexico

Total Population:1,625,013
Population Under 18 years:508,294
Population 18 years and over:1,116,719

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in New Mexico have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:542,122
Family home:386,670
Nonfamily homess:155,452
Male led home:72,167
Living alone:57,975
Not living alone:14,192
Female led home:83,285
Living alone:71,401
Not living alone:11,884
Population of Renter occupied homes:249,273
Family run homes:132,028
Husband-wife family:63,958
Other family:68,070
Male led with no wife present:19,437
Female led with no husband present:48,633
Nonfamily Homes:117,245
Male led homes:62,896
Male living alone:48,132
Male not living alone:14,764
Female led homes:54,349
Females living alone:43,839
Females not living alone:10,510

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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