Lemitar, New Mexico Population 2022

653
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Lemitar is a city located in Socorro County New Mexico. Lemitar has a 2020 population of 653. Lemitar is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 97.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 330 in 2010.

The average household income in Lemitar is $49,512 with a poverty rate of 45.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $113,000. The median age in Lemitar is 47.1 years, 32.3 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.

Lemitar Demographics

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

  • White: 96.21%
  • Other race: 3.79%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Lemitar, New Mexico is 653 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 653.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 330.

Lemitar, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45796.21%
Some Other Race183.79%
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Lemitar Population by Race

Lemitar Population Pyramid 2022

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Lemitar Median Age

47


Total

32.2


Male

47.3


Female

Lemitar Adults

There are 319 adults, (24 of whom are seniors) in Lemitar.

Lemitar Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

8.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lemitar Sex Ratio

Female

340

71.58%

Male

135

28.42%

Lemitar Population by Age

Lemitar Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lemitar Household Types

Type Owner Renter
All100%0%
Married100%0%
Non Family100%0%
Male0%0%
Female0%0%

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lemitar Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All895.34100
Married656.94100
Male00
Female00
Non Family240100

6.94

Average Family Size

5.34

Average Household Size

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Lemitar Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade82.51%
High School Graduate31197.49%
Some College0.00%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Lemitar Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lemitar Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race1818
Hispanic295295
White2416

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 0.00%.

Lemitar Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,472$50,982$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$33,472$50,982$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,472

Average Earnings

$50,982

Average Male

$

Average Female

Lemitar Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lemitar Language by Age

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Lemitar Language

43.61% of Lemitar residents speak only English, while 56.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 56.39% of the population.

Lemitar Language

Lemitar Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24833.33%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic45121046.56%

45.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.93%

Male Poverty Rate

53.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lemitar

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lemitar is White, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lemitar is Hispanic, with 46.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was NaN%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 91.98%.

Lemitar Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade100.00%
High School67.52%
Some CollegeNaN%
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%

Lemitar Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lemitar Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lemitar Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$42,040
Families-$51,363
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Lemitar Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

89.0%

Male Marriage Rate

27.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lemitar Married by Age and Sex

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Lemitar Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Lemitar Marital Status by Race

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Lemitar Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
First Gulf War8
Vietnam
Korea
World War II

Lemitar Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3428
35 to 548
55 to 64
65 to 748
75+

Lemitar Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3611.96%
Other Race844.44%
Hispanic3612.20%

Lemitar Veterans by Race

Lemitar Veterans by Education

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18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lemitar Veterans by Education

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25.7%

Labor Force Participation

25.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Lemitar Employment by Age

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Lemitar Employment by Race

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Lemitar 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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87.58%

Born in Lemitar

93.26%

Native Born

6.74%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

6.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.26% of Lemitar residents were born in the United States, with 87.58% having been born in New Mexico. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lemitar Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103300.00%
2011281-49-14.85%
20123527125.27%
2013297-55-15.63%
2014245-52-17.51%
20153318635.10%
2016248-83-25.08%
20172793112.50%
201845918064.52%
201965319442.27%
20206530.00%
20216530.00%
20226530.00%

Lemitar Population by Year