New Mexico Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of New Mexico is $23,948, which is lower than the national average of $28,555. New Mexico median household income is $44,968, which has grown by 31.74% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average New Mexico residents spend 21.5 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #45
|New Mexico||23,948 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||26,490 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||31,026 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|New Mexico||22,331 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #45
|New Mexico||44,968 USD|
|New Mexico||62,136 USD|
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||18.11%||$16,973, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||30.93%||$16,386, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.72%||$3,230, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||19.57%||$26,832, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
|New Mexico||54,801 USD|
|New Mexico||71,580 USD|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$47,835, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$40,960, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$37,184, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$58,744, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$31,562, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$39,732, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$34,423, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$40,821, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$24,129, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$46,863, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$54,190, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$36,439, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||1,625,155||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||797,425||49.07%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||518,511||65.02%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||7,017||0.88%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||511,494||64.14%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||459,915||89.92%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||51,579||10.08%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||278,914||34.98%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||827,730||50.93%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||459,068||55.46%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||1,509||0.18%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||457,559||55.28%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||416,032||90.92%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||41,527||9.08%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||368,662||44.54%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||869,118||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||689,513||79.33%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||90,875||10.46%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||9,977||1.15%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||19,476||2.24%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||17,675||2.03%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||41,602||4.79%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
|New Mexico||21.5 minutes|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||875,947||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||459,915||52.50%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||146,204||31.79%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||81,337||17.69%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||72,058||15.67%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||8,596||1.87%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||55,544||12.08%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||64,313||13.98%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||416,032||47.50%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||165,656||39.82%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||98,717||23.73%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||131,707||31.66%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,144||0.27%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||1,451||0.35%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||16,080||3.87%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||875,947||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||38,509||4.40%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||60,090||6.86%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||43,074||4.92%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||18,038||2.06%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||98,645||11.26%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||39,326||4.49%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||13,961||1.59%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||39,473||4.51%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|95,808||10.94%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||220,881||25.22%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|95,461||10.90%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||70,749||8.08%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||41,932||4.79%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||426,116||20.89%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||80,125||16.08%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.