Grant County NM Information


Grant County Subdivisions

Grant County NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 31,471
Population in Households 30,881
Population in Familes 23,917
Population in Group Qrtrs 590
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 66


Median Household Income $39,678
Average Household Income $56,464
Per Capita Income $24,496


Total Housing Units 15,719 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,189 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,245 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,285 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $150,192
Average Home Value $184,079


Total Households 13,434
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 8,265
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.78% 0.44%
Households 0.79% 0.45%
Families 0.49% 0.26%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.35%


Grant County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant County to the other 33 counties and county equivalents in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 15 58th
Population Density # 17 52nd
Diversity Index # 24 30th
Median Household Income # 13 64th
Per Capita Income # 10 73rd

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