Change Indicator

College enrollment in New Mexico

College enrollment

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Definition and Source



The number and percentage of young adults, 15 years and older, enrolled in college or graduate school, public or private.

Data Source

U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 1-year estimates, Table B14004.


County-level data available by request.

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. 

Last Updated

December 2023