Harding County NM Information


Harding County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 687
Population in Households 687
Population in Familes 515
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $29,663
Average Household Income $50,875
Per Capita Income $25,400


Total Housing Units 526 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (47.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 96 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 183 (34.8%)
Median Home Value $75,893
Average Home Value $171,356


Total Households 343
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 204
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.14% -0.8%
Households -0.21% -0.83%
Families -0.52% -1.0%
Median Household Income   1.42%
Per Capita Income   3.36%


Harding County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harding 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 # 33 3rd
Population Density # 33 3rd
Diversity Index # 29 15th
Median Household Income # 30 12th
Per Capita Income # 7 82nd

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