In 2017, Columbus, NM had a population of 995 people with a median age of 47.8 and a median household income of $14,592. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Columbus, NM declined from 1,244 to 995, a -20% decrease and its median household income declined from $15,288 to $14,592, a -4.55% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Columbus, NM are White (Hispanic) (82.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (16.4%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (1.11%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.302%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0%). N/A% of the people in Columbus, NM speak a non-English language, and 60.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Columbus, NM is $65,000, and the homeownership rate is 72.4%. Most people in Columbus, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Columbus, NM is 3 cars per household.