Quay County, NM has a population of 8,555 people with a median age of 46.5 and a median household income of $28,159. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Quay County, NM declined from 8,698 to 8,555, a 1.64% decrease and its median household income declined from $29,113 to $28,159, a 3.28% decrease.
The population of Quay County, NM is 50.9% White, 44.3% Hispanic, and 1.96% Black. 22.9% of the people in Quay County, NM speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Quay County, NM are Mesalands Community College, with 231 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Quay County, NM is $72,600, and the homeownership rate is 69.5%. Most people in Quay County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Quay County, NM is 2 cars per household.
Quay County, NM is the 26th most populated county in New Mexico and borders Curry County, NM; De Baca County, NM; Guadalupe County, NM; Harding County, NM; Roosevelt County, NM; San Miguel County, NM; Union County, NM; Deaf Smith County, TX; Hartley County, TX; Oldham County, TX& 5 more.