Farmington, New Mexico Population 2022

46,774
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Farmington is a city located in San Juan County New Mexico. With a 2020 population of 46,774, it is the 6th largest city in New Mexico and the 955th largest city in the United States. Farmington is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually and its population has increased by 0.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 46,624 in 2020. Spanning over 35 miles, Farmington has a population density of 1,357 people per square mile.

The average household income in Farmington is $73,585 with a poverty rate of 18.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Farmington is 33.8 years, 32.8 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Farmington Demographics

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

  • White: 57.43%
  • Native American: 27.45%
  • Two or more races: 8.82%
  • Other race: 3.91%
  • Black or African American: 1.39%
  • Asian: 0.96%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Farmington, New Mexico is 46,774 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 46,624.

Farmington, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

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Farmington Population by Race

Farmington Population Pyramid 2022

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Farmington Median Age

34.6


Total

33.8


Male

36


Female

Farmington Adults

There are 32,053 adults, (5,903 of whom are seniors) in Farmington.

Farmington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Farmington Sex Ratio

Female

22,357

49.72%

Male

22,610

50.28%

Farmington Population by Age

Farmington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Farmington Household Types

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Farmington Households and Families

3.26

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Farmington Households by Type

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Farmington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Farmington Educational Attainment by Race

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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 black people with a rate of 41.11%.

Farmington Educational Attainment by Race

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$40,393

Average Earnings

$48,271

Average Male

$29,892

Average Female

Farmington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Farmington Language by Age

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Farmington Language

78.05% of Farmington residents speak only English, while 21.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.02% of the population.

Farmington Language

Farmington Poverty by Race

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18.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.59%

Male Poverty Rate

18.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Farmington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Farmington is Native, with 32.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Farmington is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.35%.

Farmington Poverty

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Farmington Poverty Rate by Education

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Farmington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Farmington Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Farmington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Farmington Married by Age and Sex

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Farmington 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 35-44.

Farmington Marital Status by Race

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Farmington Marital Status

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2,600

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Farmington Veterans by War

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Farmington Veterans by Age

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Farmington Veterans by Race

Farmington Veterans by Education

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2.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Farmington Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Farmington Employment by Age

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Farmington Employment by Race

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Farmington 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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57.12%

Born in Farmington

96.99%

Native Born

3.01%

Foreign Born

2.09%

Non Citizen

0.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.99% of Farmington residents were born in the United States, with 57.12% having been born in New Mexico. 2.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Farmington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Farmington Population by Year