Bernalillo County, New Mexico Population 2018

Bernalillo County, New Mexico's estimated population is 676,773 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bernalillo County, New Mexico is the 1st largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017674,855-1,918-0.28%
2017676,7731,1850.18%
2016675,5881,4880.22%
2015674,1001980.03%
2014673,902-12-0.00%
2013673,9141,5790.23%
2012672,3352,9990.45%
2011669,3365,3370.80%
2010663,999183,42238.17%
1990480,57760,87714.50%
1980419,700103,92632.91%
1970315,77453,57520.43%
1960262,199116,52679.99%
1950145,67376,282109.93%
194069,39123,96152.74%
193045,43015,57552.17%
192029,8556,24926.47%
191023,606-5,024-17.55%
190028,6307,71736.90%
189020,9133,68821.41%
188017,2259,634126.91%
18707,591-1,178-13.43%
18608,7691,01813.13%
18507,7510.00%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White499,363
Some Other Race78,732
American Indian and Alaska Native31,773
Two or More Races27,906
Black or African American19,736
Asian16,770
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander575

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2018

5,00010,00015,00020,00025,000 Male Population5,00010,00015,00020,00025,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Median Age

37.1


Total

35.8


Male

38.5


Female

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Adults

There are 521,922 adults, (99,112 of whom are seniors) in Bernalillo County, New Mexico.

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

344,112

50.99%

Male

330,743

49.01%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Households and Families

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All62.8%37.2%
Male56.7%43.3%
Non Family51%49%
Female49.1%50.9%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All263,5512.5362.8
Married107,6753.2779.7
Non Family104,5161.2751
Female35,5563.5649.1
Male15,8043.4556.7

3.24

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Households

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Education

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade22,3524.88%
9th to 12th Grade30,5436.67%
High School Graduate106,30623.20%
Some College109,24823.84%
Associates Degree36,5727.98%
Bachelors Degree84,11518.36%
Graduate Degree69,07815.08%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White209,931202,48299,229
Hispanic200,480160,19538,638
Other Race48,11636,5897,622
Native American19,82917,3623,795
Multiple Races13,45912,3174,393
Black12,15711,2243,604
Asian12,10710,1135,571
Islander37727856

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.27%.

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,718$39,712$30,695
Less Than High School$19,980$23,538$15,119
High School Grad$27,005$30,351$22,813
Some College$31,012$36,219$27,021
Bachelors Degree$44,748$51,687$41,192
Graduate Degree$60,655$80,774$52,752

$34,718

Average Earnings

$39,712

Average Male

$30,695

Average Female

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Language

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Language by Age

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Language

70.12% of Bernalillo County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 29.88% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.46% of the population.

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Poverty

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic330,32573,12622.14%
White263,76830,84711.69%
Other77,03922,08328.66%
Native30,9258,73428.24%
Multiple27,5905,28219.14%
Black19,2054,99526.01%
Asian16,4681,3808.38%
Islander57514024.35%

17.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.74%

Male Poverty Rate

19.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bernalillo County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bernalillo County, New Mexico is Other, with 28.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bernalillo County, New Mexico is Asian, with 8.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.42%.

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.95%
High School17.23%
Some College14.29%
Bachelors or Greater6.42%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.80%
Male Unemployed33.69%
Female Employed10.34%
Male Employed8.91%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Income

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,386$69,180
Families$64,060$83,135
Married Families$81,928$100,301
Non Families$32,367$44,939

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Marital Status

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Veterans

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Veterans by War

48,309

Number of Veterans

43,767

Male Veterans

4,542

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam18,715
First Gulf War10,902
Second Gulf War8,188
Korea4,624
World War II2,141

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7412,405
35 to 5411,693
75+10,636
55 to 649,735
18 to 343,840

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40,06910.20%
Hispanic15,2536.44%
Other2,9335.11%
Black2,07014.23%
Indian1,6306.90%
2 or More1,2147.16%
Asian3632.70%
Hawaiian307.39%

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Employment Status

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Employment by Age

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Employment by Race

Bernalillo County, New Mexico Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bernalillo County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Albuquerque546135559277131422.41%
Rio Rancho 873619602886679.92%
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque60296062330.55%
Edgewood 37333805721.93%
Tijeras54254310.18%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990