Mora County, New Mexico Population 2018

Mora County, New Mexico's estimated population is 4,551 with a growth rate of 0.09% 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
20174,605541.19%
20174,55140.09%
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
White2,612
Some Other Race1,930
Two or More Races57
American Indian and Alaska Native3
Black or African American3

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

Mora County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300 Male Population50100150200250300 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Mora County, New Mexico Median Age

47


Total

44.2


Male

49.1


Female

Mora County, New Mexico Adults

There are 3,764 adults, (997 of whom are seniors) in Mora County, New Mexico.

Mora County, New Mexico Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mora County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

2,319

50.36%

Male

2,286

49.64%

Mora County, New Mexico Households and Families

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

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

Mora County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Female83.3%16.7%
All76.2%23.8%
Male74.4%25.6%
Non Family68.2%31.8%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mora County, New Mexico Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5133.0476.2
Non Family6851.2868.2
Married6703.9683.9
Male866.774.4
Female726.7683.3

4.43

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

15.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade601.97%
9th to 12th Grade2708.87%
High School Graduate1,15237.84%
Some College94431.01%
Associates Degree2317.59%
Bachelors Degree2106.90%
Graduate Degree1775.81%

Mora County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,3502,054278
Other Race1,18597539
White589558108
Multiple Races47
Black331
Native American333

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$23,239$26,763$19,236
Less Than High School$20,260$$21,667
High School Grad$28,086$31,520$25,772
Some College$15,599$24,271$12,352
Bachelors Degree$16,661$16,709$
Graduate Degree$63,235$103,191$53,036

$23,239

Average Earnings

$26,763

Average Male

$19,236

Average Female

Mora County, New Mexico Language

Mora County, New Mexico Language by Age

Mora County, New Mexico Language

30.30% of Mora County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 69.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 68.69% of the population.

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,63979121.74%
Other1,93033617.41%
White64314222.08%
Multiple572543.86%
Native33100.00%

20.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.94%

Male Poverty Rate

21.56%

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 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mora County, New Mexico is Other, with 17.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.53%.

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.06%
Some College20.60%
High School16.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.65%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.29%
Female Unemployed10.53%
Female Employed9.95%
Male Employed6.64%

Mora County, New Mexico Income

Mora County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,644$41,472
Families$33,243$45,258
Married Families$40,111$
Non Families$18,689$36,087

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

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 35To44.

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race


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

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by War

346

Number of Veterans

346

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam178
Second Gulf War64
First Gulf War25
Korea14
World War II4

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74138
55 to 6482
35 to 5467
75+59
18 to 34

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic2368.34%
Other18512.23%
White1597.23%
Black266.67%

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

13.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Employment Status

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Age

35.3%

Labor Force Participation

32.4%

Employment Rate

8.2%

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