Fort Sumner, New Mexico Population 2022

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Fort Sumner is a city located in De Baca County New Mexico. Fort Sumner has a 2020 population of 852. Fort Sumner is currently declining at a rate of -1.73% annually and its population has decreased by -18.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,040 in 2010.

The average household income in Fort Sumner is $41,300 with a poverty rate of 12.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $399 per month, and the median house value is $89,300. The median age in Fort Sumner is 34.2 years, 26.8 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Fort Sumner Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Sumnerwas:

  • Other race: 46.35%
  • White: 36.74%
  • Two or more races: 10.76%
  • Black or African American: 5.84%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Sumner, New Mexico is 852 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 852.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,040.

Fort Sumner, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47836.74%
Black or African American765.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.31%
Some Other Race60346.35%
Two or More Races14010.76%
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Fort Sumner Population by Race

Fort Sumner Population Pyramid 2022

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Fort Sumner Median Age

20.3


Total

17


Male

34.8


Female

Fort Sumner Adults

There are 693 adults, (178 of whom are seniors) in Fort Sumner.

Fort Sumner Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

118.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Sumner Sex Ratio

Female

523

40.20%

Male

778

59.80%

Fort Sumner Population by Age

Fort Sumner Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Sumner Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.5%5.5%
Female66.7%33.3%
All62.2%37.8%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Married43.9%56.1%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Sumner Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3154.0662.2
Married829.1343.9
Male554.7694.5
Female911.1166.7
Non Family169060.4

7.38

Average Family Size

4.06

Average Household Size

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Fort Sumner Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade467.99%
9th to 12th Grade11519.97%
High School Graduate16127.95%
Some College18331.77%
Associates Degree274.69%
Bachelors Degree315.38%
Graduate Degree132.26%
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Fort Sumner Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Sumner Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16816837
Other Race2711576
Hispanic4002397
Black77
2+ Races102

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.02%.

Fort Sumner Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,792$37,411$30,417
Less Than 9th Grade$30,637$25,750$30,802
High School Graduate$42,625$37,250$43,250
Some College$$$26,354
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$36,375$$

$31,792

Average Earnings

$37,411

Average Male

$30,417

Average Female

Fort Sumner Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Sumner Language by Age

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Fort Sumner Language

55.83% of Fort Sumner residents speak only English, while 44.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.28% of the population.

Fort Sumner Language

Fort Sumner Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24041.67%
Other125NaN%
Hispanic95016016.84%

12.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.41%

Male Poverty Rate

26.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Sumner

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Sumner is White, with 1.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Sumner is Hispanic, with 16.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.78%.

Fort Sumner Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.61%
High School1.92%
Some College10.58%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Fort Sumner Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.01%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.05%
Female Unemployed12.31%

Fort Sumner Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Sumner Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,375$47,525
Families$70,244$68,445
Married Families$66,667-
Non Families$13,750$23,345
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Income by Household Type

Fort Sumner Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

24.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.3%

Male Marriage Rate

26.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Sumner Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Sumner Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fort Sumner Marital Status by Race

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Fort Sumner Marital Status

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42

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War10
Vietnam31
Korea
World War II

Fort Sumner Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5410
55 to 641
65 to 7431
75+

Fort Sumner Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White185.63%
Other Race164.55%
2+ Races880.00%
Hispanic296.03%

Fort Sumner Veterans by Race

Fort Sumner Veterans by Education

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9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Sumner Veterans by Education

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54.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

14.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Sumner Employment by Age

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Fort Sumner Employment by Race

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Fort Sumner 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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76.40%

Born in Fort Sumner

98.85%

Native Born

1.15%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

1.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.85% of Fort Sumner residents were born in the United States, with 76.40% having been born in New Mexico. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fort Sumner Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,0400.00%
20111,024-16-1.54%
20121,002-22-2.15%
2013988-14-1.40%
2014953-35-3.54%
201596070.73%
2016940-20-2.08%
2017925-15-1.60%
2018912-13-1.41%
2019897-15-1.64%
2020882-15-1.67%
2021867-15-1.70%
2022852-15-1.73%

Fort Sumner Population by Year