In 2018, Quay County, NM had a population of 8.37k people with a median age of 43.8 and a median household income of $27,075. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Quay County, NM declined from 8,447 to 8,373, a -0.876% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,663 to $27,075, a 1.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Quay County, NM are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.9%), White (Hispanic) (40.3%), Other (Hispanic) (3.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.46%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.36%). NaNk% of the people in Quay County, NM speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Quay County, NM are Mesalands Community College (206 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Quay County, NM is $72,200, and the homeownership rate is 63.6%. Most people in Quay County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Quay County, NM is 2 cars per household.