New Mexico
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New Mexico POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

New Mexico Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
2,081,015

Age

PEOPLE OF New Mexico DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.42
5 To 17 17.67
18 To 24 9.94
25 To 34 13.29
35 To 54 24.43
55 To 64 12.97
65 Years And Over 15.28

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 84.6
College Graduated 26.7
Attending College 6.3



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
New Mexico 24459 21865.422709443832 #E5E51D
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
New Mexico 45674 22015.525179856115 #E3E41E
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
20.9%

Employment Industries in NM

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.7
Retail 11.4
Education 10.7
Accommodation 8.7
Public Service 7.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.2
Construction 6.9
Other 4.9
Manufacturing 4.5
Administration 4.1
Transportation 3.2
Finance 2.9
Arts 2.5
Mining 2.4
Wholesale 2.1
Agriculture 1.8
Real Estate 1.7
Information Technology 1.5
Utilities 1.2
Management 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 38.7
Black Or African American 1.8
American Indian And Alaska Native 8.6
Asian 1.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.7
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 47.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 12.1
German 8.8
Irish 6.3
English 5.9
Italian 2.2
Scottish 1.5
French 1.5
European 1.5
Polish 1.1
Dutch 0.9
Norwegian 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.8
Swedish 0.8
Welsh 0.5
Russian 0.5
British 0.4
Danish 0.3
French Canadian 0.3
Czech 0.3
Hungarian 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 64.6
Spanish 28.0
Native American languages 4.9
Navajo 3.2
German 0.4
French 0.3
Chinese 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
Indic languages 0.2
African languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Persian 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Russian 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1
Slavic languages 0.0

Foreign Born NM Residents
9.7%