Otero County Population 2017

Otero County's estimated population is 65,410 with a growth rate of 1.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Otero County is the 9th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201665,4109801.52%
201564,430-564-0.87%
201464,994-819-1.24%
201365,813-203-0.31%
201266,0165220.80%
201165,4941,1381.77%
201064,35612,42823.93%
199051,9287,26316.26%
198044,6653,5688.68%
197041,0974,12111.15%
196036,97622,067148.01%
195014,9094,38741.69%
194010,5227437.60%
19309,7791,87723.75%
19207,90283311.78%
19107,0692,27847.55%
19004,7910.00%

Otero County Population Growth

Population Data via

Otero County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White53,91482.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,0767.76%
Black or African American2,6073.99%
Two or More Races1,7192.63%
Asian9241.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1900.29%

Otero County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Otero County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alamogordo30415312838682.85%
Tularosa28432912692.43%
Cloudcroft673693202.97%
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