Bernalillo, New Mexico Population 2022

9,109
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Bernalillo is a city located in Sandoval County New Mexico. Bernalillo has a 2020 population of 9,109. Bernalillo is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 1.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,977 in 2010.

The average household income in Bernalillo is $57,500 with a poverty rate of 21.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $809 per month, and the median house value is $167,000. The median age in Bernalillo is 42.4 years, 39.6 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Bernalillo Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bernalillowas:

  • White: 63.39%
  • Other race: 20.45%
  • Native American: 7.98%
  • Two or more races: 6.71%
  • Black or African American: 1.12%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Bernalillo, New Mexico is 9,109 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,977.

Bernalillo, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,38863.39%
Black or African American1131.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native8047.98%
Asian320.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.03%
Some Other Race2,06120.45%
Two or More Races6766.71%
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Bernalillo Population by Race

Bernalillo Population Pyramid 2022

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Bernalillo Median Age

41.6


Total

41.1


Male

42.4


Female

Bernalillo Adults

There are 8,251 adults, (2,155 of whom are seniors) in Bernalillo.

Bernalillo Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Bernalillo Sex Ratio

Female

5,356

53.15%

Male

4,721

46.85%

Bernalillo Population by Age

Bernalillo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bernalillo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
All72.1%27.9%
Male68.6%31.4%
Female39.8%60.2%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bernalillo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8722.5272.1
Married1,7473.2483.3
Male1403.3468.6
Female5963.1139.8
Non Family1,3891.2772.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Bernalillo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6438.81%
9th to 12th Grade88012.06%
High School Graduate2,48834.10%
Some College1,46820.12%
Associates Degree4786.55%
Bachelors Degree78410.74%
Graduate Degree5567.62%
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Bernalillo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bernalillo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0901,992926
Black1094523
Hispanic4,5323,243354
2+ Races46839534
Other Race1,27979455
Native American50838419
Islander33
Asian8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.31%.

Bernalillo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,478$33,440$25,958
Less Than 9th Grade$17,872$20,425$13,293
High School Graduate$29,361$33,736$26,458
Some College$27,361$38,516$25,210
Bachelors Degree$39,911$39,563$42,565
Graduate Degree$53,696$75,060$27,011

$27,478

Average Earnings

$33,440

Average Male

$25,958

Average Female

Bernalillo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bernalillo Language by Age

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Bernalillo Language

56.47% of Bernalillo residents speak only English, while 43.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.45% of the population.

Bernalillo Language

Bernalillo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian322475.00%
Black1046663.46%
Native73239754.23%
Hispanic6,2031,25720.26%
White2,3491767.49%
Other796NaN%
Multiple67014822.09%

21.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.55%

Male Poverty Rate

21.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bernalillo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bernalillo is Asian, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bernalillo is Multiple, with 22.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.87%.

Bernalillo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.63%
High School19.63%
Some College13.95%
Bachelors or Greater4.03%

Bernalillo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.84%
Male Unemployed28.35%
Female Employed6.24%
Female Unemployed48.98%

Bernalillo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bernalillo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,528$61,535
Families$57,325$68,815
Married Families$71,641-
Non Families$35,685$46,745
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Income by Household Type

Bernalillo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bernalillo Married by Age and Sex

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Bernalillo 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.

Bernalillo Marital Status by Race

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Bernalillo Marital Status

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455

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War41
First Gulf War20
Vietnam280
Korea
World War II25

Bernalillo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5425
55 to 64131
65 to 74167
75+121

Bernalillo Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3736.83%
Black21.83%
Native American284.00%
Other Race241.65%
2+ Races285.48%
Hispanic2194.25%

Bernalillo Veterans by Race

Bernalillo Veterans by Education

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3.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bernalillo Veterans by Education

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48.8%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bernalillo Employment by Age

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Bernalillo Employment by Race

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Bernalillo Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.10%

Born in Bernalillo

88.13%

Native Born

11.87%

Foreign Born

8.11%

Non Citizen

3.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.13% of Bernalillo residents were born in the United States, with 66.10% having been born in New Mexico. 8.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bernalillo Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,5740.00%
19803,0124380.79%
19905,9602,9487.06%
20006,6116511.04%
20108,3201,7092.33%
20118,386660.79%
20128,452660.79%
20138,518660.78%
20148,584660.77%
20158,650660.77%
20168,716660.76%
20178,782660.76%
20188,848660.75%
20198,914660.75%
20208,977630.71%
20219,043660.74%
20229,109660.73%

Bernalillo Population by Year