Mora County, New Mexico Population 2018

Mora County, New Mexico's estimated population is 4,551 with a growth rate of -1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mora County, New Mexico is the 27th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,551-47-1.02%
20164,598511.12%
20164,547-66-1.43%
20154,613-3-0.06%
20144,616-81-1.72%
20134,697120.26%
20124,685-95-1.99%
20114,780-113-2.31%
20104,89362914.75%
19904,264591.40%
19804,205-468-10.01%
19704,673-1,355-22.48%
19606,028-2,692-30.87%
19508,720-2,261-20.59%
194010,9816596.38%
193010,322-3,593-25.82%
192013,9151,30410.34%
191012,6112,30722.39%
190010,304-314-2.96%
189010,6188678.89%
18809,7511,69521.04%
18708,0562,49044.74%
18605,5660.00%

Mora County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,461
Some Other Race2,093
Two or More Races34
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Black or African American5

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

Mora County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Mora County, New Mexico Median Age

41.3


Total

41.5


Male

41.2


Female

Mora County, New Mexico Adults

There are 3,678 adults, (952 of which are seniors) in Mora County, New Mexico.

Mora County, New Mexico Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mora County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

2,224

48.37%

Male

2,374

51.63%

Mora County, New Mexico Households and Families

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

Mora County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female81.2%18.8%
Married80.7%19.3%
All75.7%24.3%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Male56.9%43.1%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mora County, New Mexico Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5402.9875.7
Non Family7871.1972.7
Married6264.2680.7
Female697.6481.2
Male587.7856.9

4.78

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mora County, New Mexico Households

Mora County, New Mexico Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade772.56%
9th to 12th Grade2939.73%
High School Graduate1,20439.97%
Some College71223.64%
Associates Degree32910.92%
Bachelors Degree2869.50%
Graduate Degree1113.69%

Mora County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,4092,075288
Other Race1,2891,01541
White511478105
Multiple Races22
Black552
Native American555

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%.

Mora County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,951$22,267$19,268
Less Than High School$17,054$$
High School Grad$26,947$28,804$25,884
Some College$16,036$$15,214
Bachelors Degree$$16,386$
Graduate Degree$$16,250$50,156

$20,951

Average Earnings

$22,267

Average Male

$19,268

Average Female

Mora County, New Mexico Language

Mora County, New Mexico Language by Age

Mora County, New Mexico Language

29.40% of Mora County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 70.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 69.28% of the population.

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,67487523.82%
Other2,09346222.07%
White63716125.27%
Native5360.00%

22.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.94%

Male Poverty Rate

19.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mora County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mora County, New Mexico is Native, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mora County, New Mexico is Other, with 22.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.64%.

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.76%
Some College31.70%
High School16.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.28%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed9.68%
Female Employed9.32%
Male Employed7.97%

Mora County, New Mexico Income

Mora County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$21,190$33,510
Families$32,551$45,041
Married Families$34,358$
Non Families$13,832$21,763

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Mora 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 55To64.

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by War

403

Number of Veterans

403

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam237
Second Gulf War71
Korea34
World War II6
First Gulf War1

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74183
75+76
55 to 6474
35 to 5470
18 to 34

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic30210.61%
Other24715.20%
White1537.57%
Black360.00%

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

28.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Employment Status

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Age

31.1%

Labor Force Participation

30.2%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Race

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mora County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wagon Mound314291-23-7.32%
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