San Juan County NM Information


San Juan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 134,845
Population in Households 133,091
Population in Familes 112,554
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,754
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 75


Median Household Income $50,879
Average Household Income $67,214
Per Capita Income $23,137


Total Housing Units 51,200 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,288 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,550 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,362 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $164,068
Average Home Value $186,882


Total Households 45,838
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 32,900
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 0.44% -0.66%
Households 0.39% -0.7%
Families 0.16% -0.83%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.71%


San Juan County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Juan 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 # 5 88th
Population Density # 8 79th
Diversity Index # 8 79th
Median Household Income # 7 82nd
Per Capita Income # 14 61st

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