Luna, New Mexico Population 2024

160

Luna is a city located in Catron County New Mexico. Luna has a 2024 population of 160. Luna is currently growing at a rate of 25% annually and its population has increased by 400% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32 in 2020.

The average household income in Luna is $36,195 with a poverty rate of 0%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Luna is 75.4 years, 75.5 years for males, and 0 years for females.

Luna Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Luna was:

  • White: 51.04%
  • Two or more races: 48.96%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
5.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
28.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
400% (128)
The current population of Luna, New Mexico is 160 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 32.

Luna, New Mexico Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4951.04%
Two or more races4748.96%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Luna Population by Race

Luna Population Pyramid 2024

Luna Median Age

75.4

Total

75.5

Male

0

Female

Luna Adults

There are 96 adults, (84 of whom are seniors) in Luna.

Luna Age Dependency

700

Age Dependency Ratio

700

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0

Child Dependency Ratio

Luna Sex Ratio

Female1919.79%
Male7780.21%

Luna Population by Age

Luna Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All741.31000
Non Family4701000
Married271.811000
Male0000
Female0000

1.81

Average Family Size

1.3

Average Household Size

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Luna Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade00%
9th to 12th Grade00%
High School Graduate00%
Some College96100%
Associates Degree00%
Bachelors Degree00%
Graduate Degree00%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Luna Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Luna Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White49490
2+ Races47470

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 0%.

Luna Educational Attainment by Race

Luna Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Luna Language

100% of Luna residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Luna Language

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0%
High School0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Luna Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Luna Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Luna Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$21,968$36,195
Families-$-999,999,999
Married Families-$-999,999,999
Non Families-$-999,999,999

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Luna Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.0%

Male Marriage Rate

100.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Luna Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Luna 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 Over 65.

Luna Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Luna Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

62

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam47
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Luna Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+62
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740

Luna Veterans by Age

count

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
2+ Races47100%
White1530.61%

Luna Veterans by Race

Luna Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

75.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Luna Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

28.1%

Labor Force Participation

28.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Luna Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Luna Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Luna Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

31.25%

Born in Luna

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Luna residents were born in the United States, with 31.25% having been born in New Mexico. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Luna Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241603225%
20231283233.33%
2022964692%
2021501856.25%
202032518.52%
201927-16-37.21%
201843-52-54.74%
201795-30-24%
2016125-5-3.85%
2015130-26-16.67%
2014156-32-17.02%
20131885137.23%
20121371613.22%
2011121-37-23.42%
201015800%

Luna Population by Year