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Harding County, New Mexico

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Harding County, New Mexico
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 625
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 625
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 695
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -10.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 657
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 695
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 50
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 6.6%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 543
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 65.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $102,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,125
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $380
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $543
Building permits, 2020 NA
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 211
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.09
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 88.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 32.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 60.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 50.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 21.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 17.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 45.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 60.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) NA
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 28.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $29,375
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $34,721
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2019 14
Total employment, 2019 42
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 1,129
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 16.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 50
All firms, 2012 30
Men-owned firms, 2012 F
Women-owned firms, 2012 F
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 F
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Population per square mile, 2010 0.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 2,125.44
FIPS Code 35021
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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