San Juan County, New Mexico Population 2019

San Juan County, New Mexico's estimated population is 126,926 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Juan County, New Mexico is the 5th largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017126,926-846-0.66%
2016127,772-353-0.28%
2015128,125-833-0.65%
2014128,958-366-0.28%
2013129,324-353-0.27%
2012129,677280.02%
2011129,649-556-0.43%
2010130,20538,60042.14%
199091,60510,17212.49%
198081,43328,91655.06%
197052,517-789-1.48%
196053,30635,014191.42%
195018,2921,1776.88%
194017,1152,41416.42%
193014,7016,36876.42%
19208,333-171-2.01%
19108,5043,67676.14%
19004,8282,938155.45%
18901,8900.00%

San Juan County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White66,819
American Indian and Alaska Native50,052
Some Other Race6,049
Two or More Races3,735
Asian770
Black or African American721
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander75

San Juan County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2019

San Juan County, New Mexico Median Age

34.6


Total

33.5


Male

35.6


Female

San Juan County, New Mexico Adults

There are 92,964 adults, (16,841 of whom are seniors) in San Juan County, New Mexico.

San Juan County, New Mexico Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

San Juan County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

64,692

50.45%

Male

63,529

49.55%

San Juan County, New Mexico Households and Families

San Juan County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

San Juan County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All73%27%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Male62.3%37.7%
Female61.8%38.2%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,9993.0173
Married19,7463.5883.8
Non Family12,3461.2364.5
Female7,0304.1361.8
Male2,8774.0762.3

3.63

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Juan County, New Mexico Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0136.17%
9th to 12th Grade8,25610.15%
High School Graduate25,71931.63%
Some College21,96427.01%
Associates Degree8,51910.48%
Bachelors Degree6,7528.30%
Graduate Degree5,0816.25%

San Juan County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,06633,6747,787
Native American29,53323,3532,385
Hispanic13,3349,7071,203
Other Race3,9402,517294
Multiple Races1,2761,090173
Asian569499212
Black313313124
Islander503414

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 39.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,638$43,850$24,419
Less Than High School$22,157$30,956$12,278
High School Grad$27,286$36,772$20,246
Some College$33,833$48,160$24,783
Bachelors Degree$44,960$51,319$41,223
Graduate Degree$54,556$64,652$50,384

$32,638

Average Earnings

$43,850

Average Male

$24,419

Average Female

San Juan County, New Mexico Language

San Juan County, New Mexico Language by Age

San Juan County, New Mexico Language

68.40% of San Juan County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 31.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other, which is spoken by 21.00% of the population.

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native49,36114,91630.22%
Hispanic25,0745,74622.92%
White49,6395,27010.62%
Other5,91997716.51%
Multiple3,66275720.67%
Black7169112.71%
Asian766668.62%

20.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.66%

Male Poverty Rate

21.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Juan County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, New Mexico is Native, with 30.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, New Mexico is Asian, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.72%
High School20.30%
Some College12.64%
Bachelors or Greater5.46%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.54%
Female Unemployed38.50%
Female Employed10.96%
Male Employed8.39%

San Juan County, New Mexico Income

San Juan County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,686$64,648
Families$58,326$71,512
Married Families$73,589$86,041
Non Families$28,911$43,776

San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status

San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

San Juan County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

San Juan County, New Mexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans

7,291

Number of Veterans

6,725

Male Veterans

566

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,853
First Gulf War1,220
Second Gulf War1,118
Korea609
World War II346

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,34310.57%
Indian1,5314.38%
Hispanic8625.41%
Other2204.99%
2 or More1337.78%
Black5110.37%
Asian132.21%

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Juan County, New Mexico Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in San Juan County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Farmington4596541629-4336-9.43%
Bloomfield81127090-1022-12.60%
Aztec67575960-797-11.80%
Kirtland642564-78-12.15%
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