Sandoval County NM Information


Sandoval County Subdivisions

Sandoval County NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 141,620
Population in Households 140,859
Population in Familes 119,113
Population in Group Qrtrs 761
Population Density1 38
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 50,962
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 36,515
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 56,155 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40,266 (71.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,696 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,193 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $194,351
Average Home Value $247,980


Median Household Income $57,897
Average Household Income $77,321
Per Capita Income $27,943
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.19% 1.02%
Households 1.1% 0.96%
Families 0.89% 0.83%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Sandoval County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sandoval County to the other 33 counties and county equivalents in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 91st
Population Density1 # 7 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 6 85th
Median Household Income # 2 97th
Per Capita Income # 3 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.