Mora County, New Mexico Population 2024

4,101

Mora County, New Mexico's estimated 2024 population is 4,101 with a growth rate of -0.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mora County, New Mexico is the 27th largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 population was 4,893 and has seen a growth of -16.19% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20293,931-34-0.86%
20283,965-34-0.85%
20273,999-34-0.84%
20264,033-34-0.84%
20254,067-34-0.83%
20244,101-34-0.82%
20234,135-34-0.82%
20224,169-34-0.81%
20214,203110.26%
20204,192-298-6.64%
20194,490180.4%
20184,472-58-1.28%
20174,530-1-0.02%
20164,531-78-1.69%
20154,609-3-0.07%
20144,612-82-1.75%
20134,694110.23%
20124,683-99-2.07%
20114,782-111-2.27%
20104,893
19904,264591.4%
19804,205-468-10.01%
19704,673-1,355-22.48%
19606,028-2,692-30.87%
19508,720-2,261-20.59%
194010,9816596.38%
193010,322-3,593-25.82%
192013,9151,30410.34%
191012,6112,30722.39%
190010,304-314-2.96%
189010,6188678.89%
18809,7511,69521.04%
18708,0562,49044.74%
18605,5661,63541.59%
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2024 Growth Rate
-0.82% (-34)
County Website
Mora County
County Seat
2010 Population
4,893
Area
1931 mi²
Density
2 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
-16.19% (-792)
Founded
1860

Mora County, New Mexico Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,21352.59%
Other race1,14427.19%
Two or more races82519.61%
Native American260.62%
Black or African American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Mora County, New Mexico Population by Race

Mora County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2024

Mora County, New Mexico Median Age

59.4

Total

60

Male

58.7

Female

Mora County, New Mexico Adults

There are 3,560 adults, (1,398 of whom are seniors) in Mora County, New Mexico.

Mora County, New Mexico Age Dependency

94.6

Age Dependency Ratio

64.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Mora County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female2,33655.51%
Male1,87244.49%

Mora County, New Mexico Population by Age

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

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,0912.0190.29.8
Non Family8061.1291.88.2
Married7502.5390.49.6
Female3392.7888.211.8
Male1962.2986.713.3
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2.49

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

90.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mora County, New Mexico Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mora County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mora County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.84%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.42%.

Mora County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$35,781

Average Earnings

$49,348

Average Male

$33,679

Average Female

Mora County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mora County, New Mexico Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mora County, New Mexico Language

46.23% of Mora County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 53.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 52.6% of the population.

Mora County, New Mexico Language

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,41277522.71%
Other1,14430626.75%
White77713216.99%
Multiple825728.73%
Native26830.77%
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21.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.96%

Male Poverty Rate

16.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mora County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mora County, New Mexico is Native, with 30.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mora County, New Mexico is Multiple, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.63%.

Mora County, New Mexico Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
High School36.54%
Some College17.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.86%
Less Than 9th Grade4%
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Mora County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed78.26%
Female Unemployed11.11%
Male Employed5.07%
Female Employed0.63%
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Mora County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mora County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mora 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.

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mora County, New Mexico Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

367

Number of Veterans

284

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

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Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by War

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Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

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Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

38.8%

Labor Force Participation

35.9%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mora County, New Mexico Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mora County, New Mexico 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

77.21%

Born in Mora County, New Mexico

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Mora County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 77.21% having been born in New Mexico. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mora County, New Mexico Place of Birth

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