Moriarty, New Mexico Population 2022

1,839
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Moriarty is a city located in Torrance County New Mexico. Moriarty has a 2020 population of 1,839. Moriarty is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -7.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,987 in 2010.

The average household income in Moriarty is $38,191 with a poverty rate of 39.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $107,100. The median age in Moriarty is 35.2 years, 30.7 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Moriarty Demographics

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

  • White: 85.23%
  • Other race: 8.72%
  • Native American: 3.60%
  • Black or African American: 2.23%
  • Two or more races: 0.22%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Moriarty, New Mexico is 1,839 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,839.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,987.

Moriarty, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,56485.23%
Black or African American412.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native663.60%
Some Other Race1608.72%
Two or More Races40.22%
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Moriarty Population by Race

Moriarty Population Pyramid 2022

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Moriarty Median Age

39.1


Total

35.9


Male

39.7


Female

Moriarty Adults

There are 1,396 adults, (324 of whom are seniors) in Moriarty.

Moriarty Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Moriarty Sex Ratio

Female

990

53.95%

Male

845

46.05%

Moriarty Population by Age

Moriarty Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Moriarty Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All69.5%30.5%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female61.8%38.2%
Non Family54.2%45.8%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moriarty Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6922.6569.5
Married2383.5692
Male294.1765.5
Female1653.5261.8
Non Family2601.154.2

3.55

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Moriarty Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade373.18%
9th to 12th Grade17715.19%
High School Graduate52845.32%
Some College30225.92%
Associates Degree433.69%
Bachelors Degree605.15%
Graduate Degree181.55%
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Moriarty Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moriarty Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic55342840
White54247038
2+ Races44
Native American5145
Other Race8351
Black11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 7.23%.

Moriarty Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,125$31,000$22,212
Less Than 9th Grade$$41,667$11,750
High School Graduate$22,625$$24,625
Some College$25,375$31,083$23,269
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,125

Average Earnings

$31,000

Average Male

$22,212

Average Female

Moriarty Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moriarty Language by Age

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Moriarty Language

73.23% of Moriarty residents speak only English, while 26.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.77% of the population.

Moriarty Language

Moriarty Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native663553.03%
Multiple4250.00%
Hispanic1,13246040.64%
White58822337.93%
Other94NaN%

39.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.54%

Male Poverty Rate

44.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moriarty

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moriarty is Native, with 53.03% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 16.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.19%.

Moriarty Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.11%
High School45.45%
Some College16.81%
Bachelors or Greater28.21%

Moriarty Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed21.00%
Male Unemployed68.57%
Female Employed27.10%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Moriarty Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Moriarty Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,365$35,275
Families$33,690$41,620
Married Families$46,500-
Non Families$17,143$24,009
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Income by Household Type

Moriarty Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Moriarty Married by Age and Sex

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Moriarty 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.

Moriarty Marital Status by Race

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Moriarty Marital Status

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97

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War19
First Gulf War19
Vietnam37
Korea22
World War II7

Moriarty Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3419
35 to 54
55 to 6425
65 to 7431
75+22

Moriarty Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White978.33%
Hispanic212.91%

Moriarty Veterans by Race

Moriarty Veterans by Education

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17.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moriarty Veterans by Education

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48.6%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

15%

Unemployment Rate

Moriarty Employment by Age

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Moriarty Employment by Race

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Moriarty 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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67.79%

Born in Moriarty

96.95%

Native Born

3.05%

Foreign Born

2.72%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.95% of Moriarty residents were born in the United States, with 67.79% having been born in New Mexico. 2.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Moriarty Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,9870.00%
20111,99360.30%
20121,954-39-1.96%
20131,912-42-2.15%
20141,891-21-1.10%
20151,880-11-0.58%
20161,868-12-0.64%
20171,87130.16%
20181,867-4-0.21%
20191,860-7-0.37%
20201,853-7-0.38%
20211,846-7-0.38%
20221,839-7-0.38%

Moriarty Population by Year