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Social Characteristics of New Mexico

New Mexico Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    764,684
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    498,137
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    65.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    215,462
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    28.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    346,468
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    45.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    129,914
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    44,080
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    23,185
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    107,589
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    14.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    62,363
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    266,547
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    34.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    220,838
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    28.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    79,417
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    247,555
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    32.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    208,642
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    27.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.66
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.32
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    2,037,138
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    764,684
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    37.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    346,204
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    640,804
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    31.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    167,272
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    118,174
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    55,434
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    812,255
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    295,803
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    36.4%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    387,512
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    47.7%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    11,916
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    22,834
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    94,190
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    841,695
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    255,339
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    30.3%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    372,883
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    44.3%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    19,410
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    74,957
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    119,106
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    14.2%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    28,349
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    12,597
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    44.4%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    45
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    59
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    33
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    102
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    24
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    55,490
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    26,375
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    47.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,122
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,855
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    10.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    4,138
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    11,260
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    20.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    26,375
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    16,051
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    60.9%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    18,772
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    71.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    567,018
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    29,092
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    29,007
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    227,616
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    40.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    116,526
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    20.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    164,777
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    29.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    1,360,013
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    96,892
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    121,093
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    358,007
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    26.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    324,492
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    23.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    104,758
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    7.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    201,686
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    153,085
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    11.3%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    84.0%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    1,560,682
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    170,321
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    2,046,051
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    292,759
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    509,906
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    18,937
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    1,246,027
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    154,899
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    12.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    290,118
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    118,923
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    41.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    2,054,145
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    1,757,056
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    85.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    286,234
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    174,280
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    111,954
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    49,193
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    62,761
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    10,855
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    2,080,085
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    1,874,204
  • Percentage of Native persons
    90.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    1,850,724
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    89.0%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    1,089,468
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    52.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    761,256
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    36.6%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    23,480
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    205,881
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    205,881
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    70,926
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    34.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    134,955
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    65.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    229,361
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    23,480
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    23480%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    1,381
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    22,099
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    205,881
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    11,246
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    194,635
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    205,881
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    15,315
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    23,334
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    2,323
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    525
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    161,095
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    78.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    3,289
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    1,940,063
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    1,238,084
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    63.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    701,979
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    36.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    182,139
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    558,404
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    28.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    152,981
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    24,861
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    4,623
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    18,509
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    7,936
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    100,205
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    16,599
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    2,080,085
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    92,760
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    5,941
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    4,655
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    6,378
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    19,443
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    134,596
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    35,426
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    6,327
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    190,251
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    4,369
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    4,674
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    138,654
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    49,894
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    1,703
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    17,237
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    23,616
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    3,251
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    8,888
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    18,057
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    31,812
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    1,358
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    4,166
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    16,212
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    4,073
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    2,280
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    9,890
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    2,056
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.