Santa Fe County, New Mexico Population 2019

Santa Fe County, New Mexico's estimated population is 148,750 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Santa Fe County, New Mexico is the 3rd largest county in New Mexico.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017148,7508070.55%
2016147,9436670.45%
2015147,2762930.20%
2014146,9833670.25%
2013146,6164470.31%
2012146,1697270.50%
2011145,4429190.64%
2010144,52345,59546.09%
199098,92823,56831.27%
198075,36021,60440.19%
197053,7568,78619.54%
196044,9706,81717.87%
195038,1537,32723.77%
194030,82611,25957.54%
193019,5674,53730.19%
192015,0302601.76%
191014,7701120.76%
190014,6581,0968.08%
189013,5622,69524.80%
188010,8671,16812.04%
18709,6991,58519.53%
18608,1144015.20%
18507,7130.00%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White122,270
Some Other Race12,923
American Indian and Alaska Native5,163
Two or More Races4,043
Asian1,855
Black or African American1,118
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander142

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

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2019

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

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Median Age

45.3


Total

43.6


Male

47


Female

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Adults

There are 119,200 adults, (30,703 of whom are seniors) in Santa Fe County, New Mexico.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

75,636

51.27%

Male

71,878

48.73%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Households and Families

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Female59.7%40.3%
Male58.9%41.1%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All61,6512.3470.3
Married26,7562.9583.3
Non Family24,9181.2360.7
Female7,0803.5259.7
Male2,8973.4758.9

3.01

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Households

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Education

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,7305.29%
9th to 12th Grade6,3135.83%
High School Graduate24,12622.29%
Some College20,57819.01%
Associates Degree6,6586.15%
Bachelors Degree22,81221.07%
Graduate Degree22,04220.36%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,24753,08733,030
Hispanic48,06037,5908,917
Other Race8,6986,121994
Native American3,0372,793770
Multiple Races2,5442,2811,103
Asian1,5281,4861,186
Black800713374
Islander706114

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 77.62%.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,890$38,306$32,321
Less Than High School$23,124$24,627$20,799
High School Grad$28,782$31,208$25,972
Some College$33,381$38,138$30,378
Bachelors Degree$45,288$48,643$42,055
Graduate Degree$58,592$71,699$51,353

$35,890

Average Earnings

$38,306

Average Male

$32,321

Average Female

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Language

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Language by Age

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Language

65.78% of Santa Fe County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 34.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.14% of the population.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Poverty

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic74,06713,91218.78%
White62,5415,7659.22%
Other12,2372,81523.00%
Native4,9691,18023.75%
Multiple3,94651813.13%
Black99011411.52%
Asian1,836583.16%
Islander13875.07%

14.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.45%

Male Poverty Rate

15.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Santa Fe County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Santa Fe County, New Mexico is Native, with 23.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Santa Fe County, New Mexico is Asian, with 3.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.21%.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.84%
High School14.66%
Some College12.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.68%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.33%
Male Unemployed30.82%
Female Employed7.22%
Male Employed6.65%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Income

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,945$82,037
Families$68,940$96,507
Married Families$85,996$113,244
Non Families$40,749$57,028

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Marital Status

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

Santa Fe 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 45To54.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race


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

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Veterans

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Veterans by War

9,739

Number of Veterans

8,871

Male Veterans

868

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,048
First Gulf War1,576
Second Gulf War1,002
Korea853
World War II487

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,125
75+2,476
35 to 542,104
55 to 641,735
18 to 34299

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,7218.71%
Hispanic3,6866.65%
Other4074.07%
Indian2436.75%
2 or More1956.83%
Black10010.72%
Hawaiian3943.33%
Asian342.16%

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

5.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Employment Status

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Employment by Age

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Employment by Race

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Santa Fe County, New Mexico

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Santa Fe808828387529933.70%
Española 1023210138-94-0.92%
Edgewood 37333805721.93%
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