Grant County, New Mexico Population 2022

Grant County, New Mexico's estimated population is 26,083 with a growth rate of -1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, New Mexico is the 17th largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 Population was 29,383 and has seen a growth of -11.23% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701,1430.00%
18804,5393,396297.11%
18909,6575,118112.76%
190012,8833,22633.41%
191014,8131,93014.98%
192021,9397,12648.11%
193019,050-2,889-13.17%
194020,0501,0005.25%
195021,6491,5997.98%
196018,700-2,949-13.62%
197022,0303,33017.81%
198026,2044,17418.95%
199027,6761,4725.62%
201029,3831,7076.17%
201129,346-37-0.13%
201229,257-89-0.30%
201329,104-153-0.52%
201428,871-233-0.80%
201528,364-507-1.76%
201628,040-324-1.14%
201727,642-398-1.42%
201827,303-339-1.23%
201926,998-305-1.12%
202026,693-305-1.13%
202126,388-305-1.14%
202226,083-305-1.16%
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Grant County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,37085.32%
Black or African American1470.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native6542.39%
Asian1880.69%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%
Some Other Race8683.17%
Two or More Races2,1617.89%
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Grant County, New Mexico Population by Race

Grant County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2022

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Grant County, New Mexico Median Age

46.5


Total

45


Male

47.4


Female

Grant County, New Mexico Adults

There are 21,998 adults, (7,453 of whom are seniors) in Grant County, New Mexico.

Grant County, New Mexico Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

51.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

13,859

50.60%

Male

13,532

49.40%

Grant County, New Mexico Population by Age

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

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Grant County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All66.4%33.6%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Male52.8%47.2%
Female40.9%59.1%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, New Mexico Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4962.3166.4
Married4,5553.1387
Male3433.1952.8
Female1,2483.2940.9
Non Family5,3501.3255.6

3.09

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Grant County, New Mexico Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9814.92%
9th to 12th Grade1,5317.67%
High School Graduate5,65528.33%
Some College4,99125.01%
Associates Degree1,6868.45%
Bachelors Degree3,10015.53%
Graduate Degree2,01510.10%
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Grant County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grant County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian11811894
White10,3499,7613,672
Native American511308124
2+ Races1,2151,052233
Other Race55143987
Hispanic8,7697,0651,211
Black10891

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 79.66%.

Grant County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,244$35,108$21,630
Less Than 9th Grade$16,742$$16,996
High School Graduate$18,843$31,704$12,440
Some College$26,391$36,862$22,245
Bachelors Degree$38,539$63,056$33,828
Graduate Degree$46,813$37,174$47,467

$27,244

Average Earnings

$35,108

Average Male

$21,630

Average Female

Grant County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grant County, New Mexico Language by Age

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Grant County, New Mexico Language

71.65% of Grant County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 28.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.55% of the population.

Grant County, New Mexico Language

Grant County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native63351481.20%
Multiple2,03667733.25%
Hispanic13,3513,98829.87%
White12,1402,17517.92%
Asian1752514.29%
Black142149.86%
Other357NaN%

25.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.97%

Male Poverty Rate

28.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, New Mexico is Native, with 81.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant 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 8.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.56%.

Grant County, New Mexico Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.65%
High School22.63%
Some College19.70%
Bachelors or Greater11.61%

Grant County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.46%
Male Unemployed59.52%
Female Employed19.51%
Female Unemployed80.35%

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

Grant County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,453$58,280
Families$54,879$77,977
Married Families$69,387-
Non Families$24,037$34,823
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Income by Household Type

Grant County, New Mexico Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

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Grant County, New Mexico 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.

Grant County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

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Grant County, New Mexico Marital Status

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2,420

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War184
First Gulf War325
Vietnam1,233
Korea144
World War II68

Grant County, New Mexico Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3415
35 to 54261
55 to 64488
65 to 74816
75+840

Grant County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,03010.79%
Black3725.52%
Native American162.68%
Other Race15727.94%
2+ Races18010.45%
Hispanic9949.77%

Grant County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Grant County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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9.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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46%

Labor Force Participation

42.2%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, New Mexico Employment by Age

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Grant County, New Mexico Employment by Race

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Grant 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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54.34%

Born in Grant County, New Mexico

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

1.80%

Non Citizen

1.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.71% of Grant County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 54.34% having been born in New Mexico. 1.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Grant 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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