Chaves County Population 2017

Chaves County's estimated population is 65,282 with a growth rate of -0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chaves County is the 10th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201665,282-247-0.38%
201565,529-143-0.22%
201465,672-189-0.29%
201365,8611560.24%
201265,705590.09%
201165,646-107-0.16%
201065,7537,90413.66%
199057,8496,74613.20%
198051,1037,76817.93%
197043,335-14,314-24.83%
196057,64917,04441.98%
195040,60516,62569.33%
194023,9804,43122.67%
193019,5497,47461.90%
192012,075-4,775-28.34%
191016,85012,077253.03%
19004,7730.00%

Chaves County Population Growth

Population Data via

Chaves County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White60,51392.69%
Black or African American1,6092.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,4782.26%
Two or More Races1,1501.76%
Asian6240.96%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1550.24%

Chaves County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Chaves County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Roswell4841148184-227-0.47%
Dexter12661264-2-0.16%
Hagerman12511244-7-0.56%
Lake Arthur436433-3-0.69%
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