Eddy County, New Mexico Population 2022

Eddy County, New Mexico's estimated population is 60,653 with a growth rate of 1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Eddy County, New Mexico is the 12th largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 Population was 53,909 and has seen a growth of 12.51% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19003,2290.00%
191012,4009,171284.02%
19209,116-3,284-26.48%
193015,8426,72673.78%
194024,3118,46953.46%
195040,64016,32967.17%
196050,78310,14324.96%
197041,119-9,664-19.03%
198047,8556,73616.38%
199048,6057501.57%
201053,9095,30410.91%
201154,0701610.30%
201254,4193490.65%
201355,6621,2432.28%
201456,6821,0201.83%
201557,7151,0331.82%
201657,650-65-0.11%
201757,108-542-0.94%
201857,7296211.09%
201958,4607311.27%
202059,1917311.25%
202159,9227311.23%
202260,6537311.22%
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Eddy County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48,47883.78%
Black or African American8901.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native9961.72%
Asian4180.72%
Some Other Race3,1765.49%
Two or More Races3,9076.75%
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Eddy County, New Mexico Population by Race

Eddy County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2022

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Eddy County, New Mexico Median Age

35.4


Total

34.3


Male

36.1


Female

Eddy County, New Mexico Adults

There are 42,568 adults, (8,355 of whom are seniors) in Eddy County, New Mexico.

Eddy County, New Mexico Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Eddy County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

28,656

49.52%

Male

29,209

50.48%

Eddy County, New Mexico Population by Age

Eddy County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eddy County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All70%30%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Female51.5%48.5%
Male45.7%54.3%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eddy County, New Mexico Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,5482.6670
Married10,6703.2483.7
Male1,7633.6745.7
Female2,6893.1651.5
Non Family6,4261.1961.7

3.16

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Eddy County, New Mexico Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1545.75%
9th to 12th Grade3,98410.63%
High School Graduate12,17132.48%
Some College8,98023.97%
Associates Degree3,74510.00%
Bachelors Degree4,02110.73%
Graduate Degree2,4126.44%
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Eddy County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eddy County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian314314177
White18,97217,3634,538
Black634556120
Native American597468108
2+ Races2,0901,786211
Hispanic16,60512,4621,531
Other Race1,9411,20754

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.37%.

Eddy County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,225$61,822$30,414
Less Than 9th Grade$30,202$36,150$15,500
High School Graduate$41,528$60,591$22,049
Some College$45,450$67,125$30,938
Bachelors Degree$57,051$82,870$44,255
Graduate Degree$61,250$66,758$56,875

$45,225

Average Earnings

$61,822

Average Male

$30,414

Average Female

Eddy County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eddy County, New Mexico Language by Age

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Eddy County, New Mexico Language

77.26% of Eddy County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 22.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.76% of the population.

Eddy County, New Mexico Language

Eddy County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native97726527.12%
Hispanic28,5385,79920.32%
Multiple3,88367017.25%
White25,9062,94811.38%
Black837435.14%
Asian418153.59%
Other622NaN%

15.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.96%

Male Poverty Rate

17.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eddy County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eddy County, New Mexico is Native, with 27.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eddy County, New Mexico is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.34%.

Eddy County, New Mexico Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.88%
High School14.60%
Some College12.33%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%

Eddy County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.02%
Male Unemployed41.15%
Female Employed9.54%
Female Unemployed55.35%

Eddy County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eddy County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,000$83,272
Families$78,029$92,938
Married Families$98,738$109,136
Non Families$34,875$54,744
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Income by Household Type

Eddy County, New Mexico Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Eddy County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

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Eddy County, New Mexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Eddy County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

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Eddy County, New Mexico Marital Status

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3,216

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War381
First Gulf War691
Vietnam1,121
Korea299
World War II155

Eddy County, New Mexico Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3463
35 to 541,044
55 to 64501
65 to 74781
75+827

Eddy County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5206.99%
Black9814.63%
Native American9213.61%
Other Race26712.06%
2+ Races2399.36%
Hispanic1,0765.47%

Eddy County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Eddy County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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8.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eddy County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Eddy County, New Mexico Employment by Age

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Eddy County, New Mexico Employment by Race

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Eddy County, New Mexico 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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59.04%

Born in Eddy County, New Mexico

93.66%

Native Born

6.34%

Foreign Born

4.24%

Non Citizen

2.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.66% of Eddy County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 59.04% having been born in New Mexico. 4.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Eddy County, New Mexico Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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