In 2017, New Mexico had a population of 2.09M people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $46,744. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New Mexico grew from 2.08M to 2.09M, a 0.339% increase and its median household income declined from $46,748 to $46,744, a -0.00856% decrease.
The population of New Mexico is 48.8% Hispanic or Latino, 37.4% White Alone, and 8.76% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. 34.3% of the people in New Mexico speak a non-English language, and 94.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Mexico are Central New Mexico Community College (6,841 degrees awarded in 2016), University of New Mexico-Main Campus (6,028 degrees), and New Mexico State University-Main Campus (3,680 degrees).
The median property value in New Mexico is $171,300, and the homeownership rate is 67.9%. Most people in New Mexico commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in New Mexico is 2 cars per household.