Current White Population demographics in Lea County, New Mexico 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total White population in Lea County

Total Population:48,539
Male Population:24,509
Female Population:24,030

median age by sex

Median age of White in Lea County

Both sexes34

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sex by age for the population in households

Population of White in households in Lea County

Total Population:47,167
Male Population:23,398
Under 5 years:2,071
5 to 9 years:1,989
10 to 14 years:1,698
15 to 17 years:1,041
18 and 19 years:617
20 years:267
21 years:280
22 to 24 years:895
25 to 29 years:1,687
30 to 34 years:1,627
35 to 39 years:1,381
40 to 44 years:1,396
45 to 49 years:1,606
50 to 54 years:1,643
55 to 59 years:1,455
60 and 61 years:488
62 to 64 years:632
65 and 66 years:330
67 to 69 years:459
70 to 74 years:661
75 to 79 years:550
80 to 84 years:369
85 years and over:256
Female Population:23,769
Under 5 years:2,057
5 to 9 years:1,803
10 to 14 years:1,713
15 to 17 years:1,000
18 and 19 years:635
20 years:291
21 years:281
22 to 24 years:973
25 to 29 years:1,655
30 to 34 years:1,605
35 to 39 years:1,434
40 to 44 years:1,382
45 to 49 years:1,480
50 to 54 years:1,661
55 to 59 years:1,434
60 and 61 years:504
62 to 64 years:669
65 and 66 years:392
67 to 69 years:496
70 to 74 years:796
75 to 79 years:626
80 to 84 years:525
85 years and over:357

average population of home by age

Average White household size in Lea County

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of White occupied homes in Lea County

Family led homes:12,597
Husband-wife family:9,293
Other family:3,304
Population of male led with no wife present:1,124
Population female led with no husband present:2,180
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,994
Population living alone:4,228
Population not living alone:766

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of White in Lea County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:6,787
Population of family homes:6,712
Husband-wife family:4,354
Under 6 years only:940
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,302
6 to 17 years only:2,112
Other family:2,358
Male householder, no wife present:769
Under 6 years only:226
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:184
6 to 17 years only:359
Female led with no husband present:1,589
Under 6 years only:425
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:421
6 to 17 years only:743
Nonfamily households:75
Male led households:60
Under 6 years only:24
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:30
Female led householder:15
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:11
Households with no people under 18 years:10,804
Family households:5,885
Husband-wife family:4,939
Other family:946
Male led with no wife present:355
Female led with no husband present:591
Nonfamily households:4,919
Male led householder:2,539
Female led householder:2,380

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of White led homes in Lea County, by type

Total Home Population:17,591
Population of Family homes:12,597
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:752
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,454
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,436
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,661
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,169
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:960
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,233
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:743
Population of 85 year olds and over:189
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:4,994
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:308
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:586
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:480
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:924
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:502
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:429
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:747
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:729
Population of 85 year olds and over:289

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

White households in Lea County containing people over 60

Total Population:17,591
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,804
1-person household:2,080
2-or-more-person household:3,724
Family households:3,581
Nonfamily households:143
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:11,787
1-person household:2,148
2-or-more-person household:9,639
Family homes:9,016
Nonfamily homes:623

population of multigenerational homes

White homes in Lea County with multiple generations.

Total Population:17,591
Home has three or more generations:891
Home does not have three or more generations:16,700

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried White population in Lea County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:13,345
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,467
In family homes:1,409
Population of male led and male partner homes:21
Population of male led and female partner households:814
Population of female led and female partner households:49
Population of female led and male partner households:525
In nonfamily homes:58
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:50
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:11,878
In family homes:11,848
Population of husband-wife family homes:8,881
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:611
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,356
In nonfamily homes:30

population in families by age

Population in White families living in Lea County

Total Population:40,172
Population Under 18 years:13,362
Population 18 years and over:26,810

tenure of people in homes

How long White in Lea County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:12,419
Family home:9,468
Nonfamily homess:2,951
Male led home:1,379
Living alone:1,135
Not living alone:244
Female led home:1,572
Living alone:1,439
Not living alone:133
Population of Renter occupied homes:5,172
Family run homes:3,129
Husband-wife family:1,706
Other family:1,423
Male led with no wife present:445
Female led with no husband present:978
Nonfamily Homes:2,043
Male led homes:1,220
Male living alone:955
Male not living alone:265
Female led homes:823
Females living alone:699
Females not living alone:124