Sandoval County, New Mexico Population 2022

Sandoval County, New Mexico's estimated population is 151,704 with a growth rate of 1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sandoval County, New Mexico is the 5th largest county in New Mexico. The 2010 Population was 132,431 and has seen a growth of 14.55% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19108,5790.00%
19208,8632843.31%
193011,1442,28125.74%
194013,8982,75424.71%
195012,438-1,460-10.51%
196014,2011,76314.17%
197017,4923,29123.17%
198034,79917,30798.94%
199063,31928,52081.96%
2010132,43169,112109.15%
2011134,3261,8951.43%
2012135,3801,0540.78%
2013136,3119310.69%
2014137,0237120.52%
2015138,5211,4981.09%
2016140,4641,9431.40%
2017142,6892,2251.58%
2018145,0962,4071.69%
2019146,7481,6521.14%
2020148,4001,6521.13%
2021150,0521,6521.11%
2022151,7041,6521.10%
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Sandoval County, New Mexico Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White100,16869.10%
Black or African American3,4772.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native17,78612.27%
Asian2,2431.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2610.18%
Some Other Race8,9276.16%
Two or More Races12,0928.34%
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Sandoval County, New Mexico Population by Race

Sandoval County, New Mexico Population Pyramid 2022

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Median Age

40.3


Total

39


Male

41.4


Female

Sandoval County, New Mexico Adults

There are 111,263 adults, (25,805 of whom are seniors) in Sandoval County, New Mexico.

Sandoval County, New Mexico Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandoval County, New Mexico Sex Ratio

Female

73,705

50.85%

Male

71,249

49.15%

Sandoval County, New Mexico Population by Age

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

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All80%20%
Male77.6%22.4%
Non Family72%28%
Female69.1%30.9%

80.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sandoval County, New Mexico Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All52,5042.7480
Married28,4533.2786.8
Male2,6153.5877.6
Female6,4603.569.1
Non Family14,9761.2772

3.25

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7242.72%
9th to 12th Grade6,4236.42%
High School Graduate25,31425.30%
Some College24,13424.12%
Associates Degree10,46710.46%
Bachelors Degree18,18118.17%
Graduate Degree12,80812.80%
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Sandoval County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sandoval County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander172134112
Asian1,5151,444735
White48,91547,36720,256
Black2,2712,002787
2+ Races7,1226,5901,753
Hispanic35,20430,2387,506
Other Race6,2224,857711
Native American10,8908,4761,130

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 islander people with a rate of 65.12%.

Sandoval County, New Mexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,398$43,839$32,766
Less Than 9th Grade$23,014$27,628$20,135
High School Graduate$30,541$34,942$25,549
Some College$36,467$41,486$30,346
Bachelors Degree$50,141$60,571$42,486
Graduate Degree$63,932$75,905$56,636

$38,398

Average Earnings

$43,839

Average Male

$32,766

Average Female

Sandoval County, New Mexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sandoval County, New Mexico Language by Age

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Language

73.65% of Sandoval County, New Mexico residents speak only English, while 26.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.75% of the population.

Sandoval County, New Mexico Language

Sandoval County, New Mexico Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native17,6145,67032.19%
Black3,46845513.12%
Hispanic56,9296,98812.27%
Multiple12,0291,0828.99%
White61,4923,9866.48%
Asian2,2431175.22%
Other1,961NaN%

12.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.12%

Male Poverty Rate

13.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandoval County, New Mexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandoval County, New Mexico is Native, with 32.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandoval 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 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.05%.

Sandoval County, New Mexico Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.37%
High School15.55%
Some College7.50%
Bachelors or Greater3.87%

Sandoval County, New Mexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.20%
Male Unemployed24.91%
Female Employed6.31%
Female Unemployed31.28%

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

Sandoval County, New Mexico Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,071$81,329
Families$75,901$92,048
Married Families$86,623$104,084
Non Families$40,730$50,357
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Income by Household Type

Sandoval County, New Mexico Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandoval County, New Mexico Married by Age and Sex

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Sandoval 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 45-54.

Sandoval County, New Mexico Marital Status by Race

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Marital Status

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10,686

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,290
First Gulf War2,857
Vietnam4,405
Korea530
World War II179

Sandoval County, New Mexico Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34697
35 to 542,646
55 to 641,980
65 to 743,402
75+1,961

Sandoval County, New Mexico Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8,88211.26%
Black41816.52%
Native American4733.75%
Asian1599.88%
Islander63.49%
Other Race3424.87%
2+ Races4065.01%
Hispanic2,7506.76%

Sandoval County, New Mexico Veterans by Race

Sandoval County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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4.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandoval County, New Mexico Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sandoval County, New Mexico Employment by Age

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Sandoval County, New Mexico Employment by Race

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Sandoval 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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54.57%

Born in Sandoval County, New Mexico

94.79%

Native Born

5.21%

Foreign Born

2.04%

Non Citizen

3.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.79% of Sandoval County, New Mexico residents were born in the United States, with 54.57% having been born in New Mexico. 2.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sandoval 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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