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Hernandez, NM Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Hernandez is 1,156. The Hernandez population density is 680.14 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 17.11 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Hernandez is white, which represent 90.66% of the total population. The average Hernandez education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,156. #135

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Hernandez, NM
New Mexico

*The Hernandez, NM population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The New Mexico and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #85

Hernandez, NM
680.14 per square mile
New Mexico
17.11 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,048 (90.66%, #148)
Black:0 (0.00%, #107)
Hispanic:1,084 (93.77%, #47)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #111)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):8 (0.69%, #208)
One Race, Other:81 (7.01%, see rank)
Two or More Races:19 (1.64%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:151 (13.93%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,129 (97.66%) out of the total population of 1,156 reported first ancestry.

 Hernandez, NM% of the Total PopulationNew MexicoU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.22%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.31%0.42%
Dutch00.00%, see rank0.93%1.40%
English211.82%, see rank6.47%8.02%
French00.00%, see rank2.01%3.34%
German14812.80%, see rank9.18%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.21%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.22%0.46%
Irish00.00%, see rank6.67%10.80%
Italian00.00%, see rank2.40%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.83%1.42%
Polish00.00%, see rank1.14%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.16%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.43%0.92%
Scotch-Irish30.26%, see rank0.87%0.99%
Scottish30.26%, see rank1.53%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.20%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank0.78%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.20%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.11%0.31%
American121.04%, see rank4.46%7.12%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.48%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 569 (49.22%, see rank)
Females: 587 (50.78%, see rank)

Hernandez, NM
Male: 49.22%
Female: 50.78%
New Mexico
Male: 49.51%
Female: 50.49%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Hernandez, NM
37.20 years old
New Mexico
36.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Hernandez, NM
39.30 years old
New Mexico
35.40 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Hernandez, NM
34.10 years old
New Mexico
38.20 years old
38.80 years old

 Hernandez, NM% of the Total PopulationNew MexicoU.S.
Under 5 years635.45%, see rank6.73%6.36%
5 to 9 years12811.07%, see rank6.85%6.51%
10 to 14 years776.66%, see rank6.91%6.59%
15 to 19 years1119.60%, see rank6.92%6.85%
20 to 24 years383.29%, see rank7.21%7.13%
25 to 34 years12610.90%, see rank13.20%13.47%
35 to 44 years16113.93%, see rank11.85%12.96%
45 to 54 years12010.38%, see rank13.33%14.09%
55 to 64 years1069.17%, see rank12.81%12.29%
65 to 74 years1049.00%, see rank8.19%7.64%
75 to 84 11910.29%, see rank4.38%4.25%
85 years and over30.26%, see rank1.63%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Hernandez, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population739, 100%1,360,013209,056,129
Less Than High School314, 42.49%, see rank16.03%13.67%
High School Graduate199, 26.93%, see rank26.32%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree185, 25.03%, see rank31.56%29.09%
Bachelor Degree23, 3.11%, see rank14.83%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree18, 2.44%, see rank11.26%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#11.10, see rank13.3713.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Hernandez, NM New MexicoU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten15100.00%0.00%80.59%19.41%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)15092.67%, see rank7.33%, see rank92.26%7.74%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)86100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank92.33%7.67%90.60%9.40%
College4180.49%, see rank19.51%, see rank89.01%10.99%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School10100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank80.41%19.59%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Hernandez, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Total Households386, 100%764,684116,211,092
Average Household Size2.99, see rank2.662.63
1 Person Households80, 20.73%, see rank28.88%27.57%
2 or More Person Households306, 79.27%, see rank71.12%72.43%
Family Households (Families)303, 78.50%, see rank65.14%66.22%
Average Family Size3.52, see rank3.423.32
Married-Couple Family206, 53.37%, see rank45.31%48.42%
Nonfamily Households83, 21.50%, see rank34.86%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Hernandez, NM%New MexicoU.S.
15 Years and Over Total888see rank1,653,950252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over444100%, see rank812,255123,281,364
Never Married18541.67%, see rank36.42%35.77%
Married23753.38%, see rank49.18%52.04%
Widowed71.58%, see rank2.81%2.57%
Divorced153.38%, see rank11.60%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over444100%, see rank841,695129,692,771
Never Married17439.19%, see rank30.34%29.48%
Married23352.48%, see rank46.61%49.19%
Widowed276.08%, see rank8.91%9.16%
Divorced102.25%, see rank14.15%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Hernandez, NM%New MexicoU.S.
Native1,09194.38%, see rank90.10%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence93180.54%, see rank52.38%58.73%
Born in Different State16013.84%, see rank36.60%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank1.13%1.42%
Foreign Born655.62%, see rank9.90%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship191.64%, see rank3.41%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship463.98%, see rank6.49%7.09%
Born In Europe70.61%, see rank0.74%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.12%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.11%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America585.02%, see rank7.74%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.16%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Hernandez, NM%New MexicoU.S.
English318.03%, see rank59.57%79.39%
Spanish35591.97%, see rank32.35%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank2.05%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.14%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank4.90%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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