Hidalgo County, New Mexico Population 2019

Hidalgo County, New Mexico's estimated population is 4,305 with a growth rate of -0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hidalgo County, New Mexico is the 29th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20184,240-65-1.51%
20174,305-21-0.49%
20164,326-110-2.48%
20154,436-113-2.48%
20144,549-74-1.60%
20134,623-155-3.24%
20124,778-64-1.32%
20114,842-22-0.45%
20104,864-1,094-18.36%
19905,958-91-1.50%
19806,0491,31527.78%
19704,734-227-4.58%
19604,961-134-2.63%
19505,0952745.68%
19404,821-202-4.02%
19305,02368515.79%
19204,3380.00%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,224
Two or More Races104
Some Other Race62
Black or African American30
American Indian and Alaska Native26

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2019

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Median Age

42.6


Total

40.6


Male

42.9


Female

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Adults

There are 3,422 adults, (905 of whom are seniors) in Hidalgo County, New Mexico.

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

2,267

50.99%

Male

2,179

49.01%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Households and Families

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

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.7%22.3%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Male67.1%32.9%
Female61.8%38.2%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7612.4772.8
Married8493.1177.7
Non Family5981.1170.9
Female2413.461.8
Male733.0467.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3119.98%
9th to 12th Grade34611.11%
High School Graduate1,04133.42%
Some College72323.21%
Associates Degree2467.90%
Bachelors Degree2949.44%
Graduate Degree1544.94%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,6931,215124
White1,3821,203306
Other Race4738
Multiple Races4021
Native American262618
Black1414

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 69.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,966$31,131$16,193
Less Than High School$17,112$26,310$15,260
High School Grad$21,563$26,985$16,071
Some College$24,444$36,908$15,625
Bachelors Degree$19,531$$14,602
Graduate Degree$50,357$50,795$

$22,966

Average Earnings

$31,131

Average Male

$16,193

Average Female

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Language

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Language by Age

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Language

59.57% of Hidalgo County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 40.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.32% of the population.

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Poverty

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,54469227.20%
White1,77342123.75%
Multiple1042927.88%
Black1515100.00%
Other511223.53%
Native19526.32%

26.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.76%

Male Poverty Rate

30.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hidalgo County, New Mexico

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hidalgo County, New Mexico is Other, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.96%
High School22.71%
Bachelors or Greater16.10%
Some College14.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.00%
Male Unemployed47.00%
Female Employed19.97%
Male Employed16.37%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Income

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,829$43,631
Families$47,026$51,953
Married Families$55,060-
Non Families$20,625$26,613

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Marital Status

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Veterans

324

Number of Veterans

324

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam105
Second Gulf War99
First Gulf War64
Korea19
World War II13

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3069.41%
Hispanic1879.85%
Indian1038.46%
Black838.10%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Employment Status

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Hidalgo County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lordsburg27972463-334-11.94%
Virden151133-18-11.92%
  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