Valencia County NM Information


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  1. Valencia County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forValencia County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Valencia County NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 77,664
Population in Households 76,120
Population in Familes 63,705
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,544
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $46,341
Average Household Income $59,522
Per Capita Income $21,325


Total Housing Units 30,613 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,719 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,894 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,000 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $150,881
Average Home Value $182,214


Total Households 27,613
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 19,684
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.17% -0.04%
Households 0.05% -0.12%
Families -0.17% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   2.76%


Valencia County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Valencia 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 # 6 85th
Population Density # 4 91st
Diversity Index # 10 73rd
Median Household Income # 8 79th
Per Capita Income # 18 48th

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