Catron County, New Mexico Population 2019

Catron County, New Mexico's estimated population is 3,587 with a growth rate of 1.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Catron County, New Mexico is the 31st largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,587551.56%
20163,532521.49%
20153,480-69-1.94%
20143,549-38-1.06%
20133,587-50-1.37%
20123,637-81-2.18%
20113,718-32-0.85%
20103,7501,18746.31%
19902,563-157-5.77%
19802,72052223.75%
19702,198-575-20.74%
19602,773-760-21.51%
19503,533-1,348-27.62%
19404,8811,59948.72%
19303,2820.00%

Catron County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,473
Some Other Race39
Two or More Races12
Asian12
Black or African American9
American Indian and Alaska Native2

Catron County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2019

Catron County, New Mexico Median Age

60.2


Total

59.9


Male

60.4


Female

Catron County, New Mexico Adults

There are 3,024 adults, (1,389 of whom are seniors) in Catron County, New Mexico.

Catron County, New Mexico Age Dependency

116.9

Age Dependency Ratio

85

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Catron County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

1,686

47.53%

Male

1,861

52.47%

Catron County, New Mexico Households and Families

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

Catron County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Non Family96.1%3.9%
All92.9%7.1%
Married92.1%7.9%
Male72.4%27.6%

92.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4332.3692.9
Married7052.6692.1
Non Family5671.2696.1
Male875.6872.4
Female744.04100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

0.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Catron County, New Mexico Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade451.52%
9th to 12th Grade983.31%
High School Graduate1,14638.74%
Some College63821.57%
Associates Degree2679.03%
Bachelors Degree50717.14%
Graduate Degree2578.69%

Catron County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4942,423712
Hispanic42935928
Other Race161510
Multiple Races121212
Asian121212
Black99
Native American2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,494$32,161$20,375
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,667$46,053$23,333
Some College$19,226$$17,887
Bachelors Degree$24,732$37,250$
Graduate Degree$51,667$$52,292

$24,494

Average Earnings

$32,161

Average Male

$20,375

Average Female

Catron County, New Mexico Language

Catron County, New Mexico Language by Age

Catron County, New Mexico Language

78.07% of Catron County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 21.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.20% of the population.

Catron County, New Mexico Poverty

Catron County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,95156018.98%
Hispanic55619334.71%
Black88100.00%

21.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.25%

Male Poverty Rate

31.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Catron County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Catron County, New Mexico is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Catron County, New Mexico is White, with 18.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.57%
High School24.02%
Some College23.92%
Bachelors or Greater5.24%
Name Poverty
Female UnemployedNaN%
Female Employed25.36%
Male UnemployedNaN%
Male Employed5.84%

Catron County, New Mexico Income

Catron County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,047$48,888
Families$50,603$60,846
Married Families$52,543$
Non Families$25,957$29,931

Catron County, New Mexico Marital Status

Catron County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Catron County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Catron County, New Mexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Catron County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

Catron County, New Mexico Veterans

375

Number of Veterans

365

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam218
Korea40
First Gulf War27
World War II6
Second Gulf War5

Catron County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White36212.18%
Hispanic429.52%
Black888.89%
Other531.25%

Catron County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

2.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Catron County, New Mexico Employment Status

29.3%

Labor Force Participation

29.3%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Catron County, New Mexico

  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