Deming is a somewhat small city located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 14,758 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Deming is the 12th largest community in New Mexico.
Deming is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Deming is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Deming who work in office and administrative support (9.04%), maintenance occupations (8.47%), and sales jobs (6.48%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.64 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Deming rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.54% of adults 25 and older in Deming have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Deming in 2018 was $17,090, which is lower middle income relative to New Mexico, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,360 for a family of four.
Deming is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Deming home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Deming, accounting for 71.99% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Deming residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Deming include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.
In addition, Deming has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.71%).
The most common language spoken in Deming is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Native American languages.