Otero County Population 2018

Otero County's estimated population is 65,817 with a growth rate of 0.97% 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
201765,8176330.97%
201665,1841,0061.57%
201564,178-614-0.95%
201464,792-885-1.35%
201365,677-266-0.40%
201265,9435110.78%
201165,4321,0461.62%
201064,38612,45823.99%
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

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Otero County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White53,91481.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,0767.71%
Black or African American2,6073.96%
Two or More Races1,7192.61%
Asian9241.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1900.29%

Otero County Population Pyramid

0k1k1k2k2k3k3k4k Male Population0k1k1k2k2k3k3k4k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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