San Juan County, New Mexico Population 2022

San Juan County, New Mexico's estimated population is 119,335 with a growth rate of -1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Juan County, New Mexico is the 6th largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 Population was 130,203 and has seen a growth of -8.35% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18901,8900.00%
19004,8282,938155.45%
19108,5043,67676.14%
19208,333-171-2.01%
193014,7016,36876.42%
194017,1152,41416.42%
195018,2921,1776.88%
196053,30635,014191.42%
197052,517-789-1.48%
198081,43328,91655.06%
199091,60510,17212.49%
2010130,20338,59842.14%
2011129,711-492-0.38%
2012129,756450.03%
2013129,467-289-0.22%
2014129,084-383-0.30%
2015128,246-838-0.65%
2016127,954-292-0.23%
2017126,917-1,037-0.81%
2018125,499-1,418-1.12%
2019123,958-1,541-1.23%
2020122,417-1,541-1.24%
2021120,876-1,541-1.26%
2022119,335-1,541-1.27%
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San Juan County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61,87849.26%
Black or African American1,0620.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native48,71838.79%
Asian9730.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander640.05%
Some Other Race6,0864.85%
Two or More Races6,8275.44%
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San Juan County, New Mexico Population by Race

San Juan County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2022

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San Juan County, New Mexico Median Age

36.1


Total

35


Male

36.9


Female

San Juan County, New Mexico Adults

There are 92,293 adults, (18,599 of whom are seniors) in San Juan County, New Mexico.

San Juan County, New Mexico Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

San Juan County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

63,472

50.53%

Male

62,136

49.47%

San Juan County, New Mexico Population by Age

San Juan County, New Mexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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San Juan County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All70.8%29.2%
Male66.9%33.1%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female55.3%44.7%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Juan County, New Mexico Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,5822.8470.8
Married20,8223.481.8
Male3,2843.6866.9
Female6,8913.7655.3
Non Family12,5851.2162.2

3.38

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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San Juan County, New Mexico Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,5444.34%
9th to 12th Grade7,7259.47%
High School Graduate23,79329.16%
Some College23,39028.66%
Associates Degree10,57012.95%
Bachelors Degree7,3709.03%
Graduate Degree5,2116.39%
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San Juan County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

San Juan County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black528514181
Asian634531216
White35,34732,3277,372
2+ Races3,0882,903503
Hispanic13,81711,1741,830
Native American30,45524,9132,861
Other Race3,6452,470252
Islander2828

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 34.28%.

San Juan County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,919$42,794$26,308
Less Than 9th Grade$25,518$32,007$14,097
High School Graduate$30,095$36,549$19,527
Some College$33,862$45,109$25,534
Bachelors Degree$49,278$58,490$39,769
Graduate Degree$59,121$67,813$54,234

$34,919

Average Earnings

$42,794

Average Male

$26,308

Average Female

San Juan County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

San Juan County, New Mexico Language by Age

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San Juan County, New Mexico Language

69.43% of San Juan County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 30.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 20.21% of the population.

San Juan County, New Mexico Language

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native48,16315,59532.38%
Multiple6,6061,71926.02%
Hispanic25,9235,67321.88%
White46,2915,00610.81%
Black944869.11%
Asian971404.12%
Islander6411.56%
Other1,320NaN%

21.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.77%

Male Poverty Rate

22.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Juan County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, New Mexico is Native, with 32.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Juan 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 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.61%.

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.54%
High School20.05%
Some College15.12%
Bachelors or Greater5.32%

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.39%
Male Unemployed30.42%
Female Employed11.80%
Female Unemployed44.50%

San Juan County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

San Juan County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,643$63,187
Families$55,199$69,379
Married Families$70,362$83,782
Non Families$29,536$43,097
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Income by Household Type

San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

San Juan County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

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San Juan 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.

San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

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San Juan County, New Mexico Marital Status

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6,940

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,192
First Gulf War1,307
Vietnam2,357
Korea563
World War II209

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34602
35 to 541,512
55 to 641,338
65 to 741,808
75+1,680

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,89310.28%
Black11416.29%
Native American1,5974.52%
Asian60.86%
Islander812.70%
Other Race1623.91%
2+ Races1604.25%
Hispanic9515.79%

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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8.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Juan County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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54.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

San Juan County, New Mexico Employment by Age

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San Juan County, New Mexico Employment by Race

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San Juan 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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61.62%

Born in San Juan County, New Mexico

97.40%

Native Born

2.60%

Foreign Born

1.63%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.40% of San Juan County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 61.62% having been born in New Mexico. 1.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

San Juan 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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