Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Population 2018

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico's estimated population is 39,159 with a growth rate of 0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rio Arriba County, New Mexico is the 13th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,4552960.76%
201739,15910.00%
201639,158-129-0.33%
201539,287-380-0.96%
201439,667-336-0.84%
201340,003-164-0.41%
201240,167-68-0.17%
201140,235-66-0.16%
201040,3015,93617.27%
199034,3655,08317.36%
198029,2824,11216.34%
197025,1709774.04%
196024,193-804-3.22%
195024,997-355-1.40%
194025,3523,97118.57%
193021,3811,8299.35%
192019,5522,92817.61%
191016,6242,84720.66%
190013,7772,24319.45%
189011,5345114.64%
188011,0231,72918.60%
18709,294-555-5.64%
18609,849-819-7.68%
185010,6680.00%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,085
Some Other Race9,731
American Indian and Alaska Native6,232
Two or More Races1,014
Black or African American228
Asian161
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Median Age

40.7


Total

40.9


Male

40.6


Female

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Adults

There are 30,014 adults, (6,850 of whom are seniors) in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico.

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

20,117

50.99%

Male

19,338

49.01%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Households and Families

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
Male80.1%19.9%
All76.6%23.4%
Non Family69%31%
Female67.8%32.2%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8523.0276.6
Non Family5,2261.269
Married5,1103.5886.9
Female1,7515.5567.8
Male7655.9180.1

4.17

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Households

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2304.62%
9th to 12th Grade2,68010.07%
High School Graduate8,72232.78%
Some College6,89225.91%
Associates Degree2,1698.15%
Bachelors Degree3,18611.98%
Graduate Degree1,7256.48%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic18,50915,3562,856
Other Race6,5875,6601,153
White4,3014,0281,566
Native American3,8443,351376
Multiple Races50742874
Black14214237
Asian656552
Islander222

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%.

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,510$33,844$31,727
Less Than High School$17,798$15,673$20,737
High School Grad$26,439$29,657$24,653
Some College$34,718$44,038$31,434
Bachelors Degree$45,557$34,615$49,066
Graduate Degree$51,042$74,224$46,339

$32,510

Average Earnings

$33,844

Average Male

$31,727

Average Female

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Language

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Language by Age

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Language

38.79% of Rio Arriba County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 61.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 50.57% of the population.

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Poverty

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic28,0257,61327.17%
Other9,6652,60126.91%
Native6,1851,73428.04%
White4,9671,00920.31%
Multiple99922322.32%
Black22783.52%
Asian16110.62%

26.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.21%

Male Poverty Rate

27.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico is Native, with 28.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico is Asian, with 0.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.13%.

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.57%
High School28.08%
Some College18.93%
Bachelors or Greater11.69%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.11%
Female Unemployed27.84%
Female Employed12.07%
Male Employed8.49%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Income

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,422$48,652
Families$45,349$60,528
Married Families$59,282$72,672
Non Families$17,748$29,727

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Marital Status

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Rio Arriba 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.

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race


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

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Veterans

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Veterans by War

2,283

Number of Veterans

2,153

Male Veterans

130

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam869
Korea402
First Gulf War310
Second Gulf War274
World War II127

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+729
65 to 74699
55 to 64377
35 to 54348
18 to 34130

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic1,3316.33%
White1,3077.57%
Other4616.25%
Indian4189.36%
2 or More6310.23%
Black3421.52%

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

16.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Employment Status

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Employment by Age

48.6%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Employment by Race

Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Española 1023210138-94-0.92%
Chama10221018-4-0.39%
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