New Mexico State Guides

New Mexico Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of New Mexico.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in New Mexico: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in New Mexico.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of New Mexico.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of New Mexico.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive New Mexico Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the New Mexico population is 2,092,454 and in 2018 population is 2,092,434, with a change of 0%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 3.79%.

Population 20192,092,454
Population 20182,092,434
Population 20172,084,828
Population 20162,082,669
Population 20152,084,117
Population 20142,080,085
Population 20132,069,706
Population 20122,055,287
Population 20112,037,136
Population 20102,013,122

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of New Mexico is 37.8.

Age Under 5 years125,547
Age 5 to 9 years136,010
Age 10 to 14 years144,379
Age 15 to 19 years140,194
Age 20 to 24 years144,379
Age 25 to 34 years282,481
Age 35 to 44 years249,002
Age 45 to 54 years246,910
Age 55 to 59 years138,102
Age 60 to 64 years136,010
Age 65 to 74 years209,245
Age 75 to 84 years104,623
Age 85 years and over39,757

16.86% percent of people in New Mexico are aged 65 years and over. 23.34% percent of people are aged under 18 years in New Mexico.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.3 years while compared to 2010 changed 1.4 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201937.8
Median Age 201837.5
Median Age 201737.3
Median Age 201637.2
Median Age 201537.0
Median Age 201436.8
Median Age 201336.7
Median Age 201236.6
Median Age 201136.5
Median Age 201036.4


In New Mexico, 37.4% people are white alone and 1.6% people are with two and more races.

White alone782,578
American Indian and Alaska Native alone182,043
Black or African American alone37,664
Two or more races33,479
Asian alone31,387
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone2,092

Hispanic or Latino

48.8% people are Hispanic or Latino and 31.3% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino351,532
Puerto Rican8,370

Marital Status

Approximately 34.7% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 44.2% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)44.2
Never married34.7

New Mexico Home Price Index

New Mexico Home Median value is $171400.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 2.68% and from 2010 to 2019 is 7.58%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$171,400
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$166,800
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$163,900
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$161,600
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$160,300
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$159,300
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$160,000
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$161,500
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$161,800
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$158,400

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in New Mexico is $844.
From 2010 to 2019 19.08% changed in Market rent in New Mexico.

Median Gross Rent 2019$844
Median Gross Rent 2018$828
Median Gross Rent 2017$809
Median Gross Rent 2016$792
Median Gross Rent 2015$777
Median Gross Rent 2014$774
Median Gross Rent 2013$758
Median Gross Rent 2012$736
Median Gross Rent 2011$713
Median Gross Rent 2010$683

Fuel Type

Utility gas501,180
Bottled, tank, or LP gas56,369
Other fuel8,364
Solar energy3,420
No fuel used2,293
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.1,139
Coal or coke535

Annual Household Income

Approximately 26.1% of New Mexico population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 53% of New Mexico residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 20.9% New Mexico residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0008.6
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9995.6
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,99911.9
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,99910.8
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99913.3
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99917.4
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99911.5
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99912.2
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9994.6
Estimate; $200,000 or more4.1

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 11.93%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$49754
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$48059
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$46718
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$45674
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$44963
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$44968
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$44927
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$44886
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$44631
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$43820

Employment Statistics

New Mexico unemployment rate is 7.7 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201758.5
Employment/Population Ratio 201753.5
Unemployment Rate 20177.7
Labor Force Participation Rate 201659
Employment/Population Ratio 201653.5
Unemployment Rate 20168.5
Labor Force Participation Rate 201559.6
Employment/Population Ratio 201553.6
Unemployment Rate 20159.2
Labor Force Participation Rate 201460.2
Employment/Population Ratio 201453.9
Unemployment Rate 20149.6

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance225,962
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services103,756
Retail trade101,110
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services100,210
Public administration67,049
Other services, except public administration46,731
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing41,891
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities37,662
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining36,093
Wholesale trade16,591

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 26.9% of the New Mexico population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 85% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 90% of New Mexico children enrolled in in public school and 10 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 516,495.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)224,159
College or graduate school133,256
High school (grades 9-12)106,914
Nursery school, preschool27,891