New Mexico Income and Careers
As of 2010, the per capita income of New Mexico is $22,150, which is lower than the national average of $26,059. New Mexico median household income is $42,090, which has grown by 23.31% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. On average New Mexico residents spend 20.6 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 23.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #46
|New Mexico||22,150 USD|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||25,481 USD|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||29,909 USD|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||21,379 USD|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #43
|New Mexico||42,090 USD|
|New Mexico||57,655 USD|
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||18.06%||$14,252, see rank||21.82%||$14,452|
|Social Security Income||29.94%||$15,264, see rank||28.42%||$16,236|
|Public Assistance Income||2.83%||$3,803, see rank||2.86%||$3,936|
|Retirement Income||18.87%||$26,454, see rank||17.45%||$22,006|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
|New Mexico||51,020 USD|
|New Mexico||66,508 USD|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$44,243, see rank||$52,480|
|Black||$37,075, see rank||$33,578|
|Hispanic||$35,000, see rank||$40,165|
|Asian||$52,079, see rank||$67,022|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$31,213, see rank||$35,062|
|Hawaiian Native||$72,029, see rank||$52,776|
|One Race, Other||$36,641, see rank||$38,230|
|Two or More Races||$36,473, see rank||$43,597|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$22,198, see rank||$24,143|
|25 to 44||$44,010, see rank||$54,024|
|45 to 64||$51,365, see rank||$60,683|
|65 or over||$33,447, see rank||$34,381|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||1,605,996||see rank||243,832,923|
|Male1||786,961||49.00%, see rank||48.62%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||515,319||65.48%, see rank||69.78%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||5,729||0.73%, see rank||0.76%|
|Male, Civilian2||509,590||64.75%, see rank||69.03%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||456,902||89.66%, see rank||88.43%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||52,688||10.34%, see rank||11.57%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||271,642||34.52%, see rank||30.22%|
|Female1||819,035||51.00%, see rank||51.38%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||451,809||55.16%, see rank||59.26%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||2,181||0.27%, see rank||0.12%|
|Female, Civilian2||449,628||54.90%, see rank||59.13%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||411,374||91.49%, see rank||89.99%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||38,254||8.51%, see rank||10.01%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||367,226||44.84%, see rank||40.74%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||857,959||100%||136,941,010|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||684,583||79.79%, see rank||76.57%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||89,304||10.41%, see rank||9.69%|
|Public Transportation||9,950||1.16%, see rank||4.94%|
|Walked||18,920||2.21%, see rank||2.77%|
|Other Means||13,350||1.56%, see rank||1.70%|
|Worked at Home||41,852||4.88%, see rank||4.33%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
|New Mexico||20.6 minutes|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||868,276||-||139,033,928|
|Male1||456,902||52.62%, see rank||52.06%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||147,898||32.37%, see rank||32.77%|
|Service Occupations2||78,796||17.25%, see rank||14.98%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||71,689||15.69%, see rank||17.82%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||8,150||1.78%, see rank||1.17%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||58,018||12.70%, see rank||9.50%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||60,434||13.23%, see rank||17.70%|
|Female1||411,374||47.38%, see rank||47.94%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||160,699||39.06%, see rank||39.40%|
|Service Occupations2||95,353||23.18%, see rank||21.33%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||136,178||33.10%, see rank||32.73%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||649||0.16%, see rank||0.30%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||1,622||0.39%, see rank||0.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||16,130||3.92%, see rank||5.67%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||868,276||100%||139,033,928|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||32,546||3.75%, see rank||1.90%|
|Construction||65,003||7.49%, see rank||6.25%|
|Manufacturing||41,001||4.72%, see rank||10.39%|
|Wholesale Trade||17,164||1.98%, see rank||2.83%|
|Retail Trade||104,820||12.07%, see rank||11.65%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||37,624||4.33%, see rank||4.92%|
|Information||15,541||1.79%, see rank||2.17%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||36,470||4.20%, see rank||6.67%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|93,837||10.81%, see rank||10.58%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||214,071||24.65%, see rank||23.24%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|91,875||10.58%, see rank||9.25%|
|Public Administration||77,963||8.98%, see rank||5.17%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||40,361||4.65%, see rank||4.97%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||413,851||20.44%, see rank||15.33%|
|Family in Poverty||78,817||15.73%, see rank||11.28%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical poverty level data.