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Total population in New Mexico

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Definition and Source



The number of people living in New Mexico and NM counties.

Data Source

U.S. Census, American Community Survey, Table B01001,
Data for New Mexico are 1-year estimates; data for NM counties are 5-year estimates.


New Mexico state-level data typically are from the American Community Survey 1-year estimates. As a result of COVID-19 data collection challenges, the 2020 New Mexico state-level data are 5-year estimates and not comparable to other years. 2020 data for NM counties are still comparable to other years.

Last Updated

December 2023