Farmington, New Mexico Population 2018

Farmington, New Mexico's estimated population is 45,450 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Farmington, New Mexico is the 6th largest city in New Mexico based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1319.74 people/mi² (509.55 people/km²), with a household density of 198.82 people/km² (514.95 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33.6 years, 32.3 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 17,734 households in the city, with an average size of 2.8 people per household. The vacancy rate was 13.8%, with a median rent of $808/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $174,900.

The median income for households in Farmington, New Mexico is $52,598, while the mean household income is $71,166. The per capita income is $26,001, and 12.1% of families and 17% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 22.8% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 8.6% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201745,450-298-0.65%
201645,748-112-0.24%
201545,860-220-0.48%
201446,080-89-0.19%
201346,169-40-0.09%
201246,2091310.28%
201146,078190.04%
201046,0598,21521.71%
200037,8443,84711.32%
199033,9972,7758.89%
198031,2229,24342.05%
197021,979-1,807-7.60%
196023,78620,149554.00%
19503,6371,43765.32%
19402,2000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,227
American Indian and Alaska Native10,978
Some Other Race2,476
Two or More Races1,764
Asian335
Black or African American283
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Farmington Nm Population Pyramid 2018

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Farmington Nm Median Age

33.6


Total

32.3


Male

34.9


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 32,815 adults in Farmington Nm.

Farmington Nm Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Farmington Nm Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
4,166
Houses With Mortgage
6,059
Vacancy Rate
13.8
Median Rent
808
Median Home Value
174,900
Renter-Occupied Units
5,055
Owner-Occupied Units
10,225
Total Housing Units
17,734

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Farmington Nm for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.8% and the labor force participation rate is 62.6%.

Farmington Nm Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.8
Average Family Size
3.5
Total Households
15280
Married Couple Households
7046
Male Householder (no wife) Families
679
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2243
Non Family Households
5312
Total Families
9968
Households With Own Children
4882
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Farmington Nm Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,246
$10,000 to $14,999
845
$15,000 to $24,999
1,384
$25,000 to $34,999
1,672
$35,000 to $49,999
2,146
$50,000 to $74,999
2,649
$75,000 to $99,999
2,006
$100,000 to $149,999
1,942
$150,000 to $199,999
878
Over $200,000
512

Farmington Nm Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Farmington Nm

New Mexico

$52,598

$45,674

$71,166

$63,057

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Farmington Nm Education Data

Farmington Nm Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,2154.36%
9th to 12th Grade
2,5289.08%
High School Graduate
7,57027.19%
Some College
7,97128.63%
Associates Degree
3,01910.84%
Bachelors Degree
3,27611.77%
Graduate Degree
2,2668.14%