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Bernalillo GENERAL POPULATION
Total Population in Bernalillo, NM
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Bernalillo, NM was 6,611.
Bernalillo Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Bernalillo was 3,202, which represents 48.4 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).
Male Population, Married in Bernalillo, NM
There are an estimated 1,140 married men in the town. 51.3 percent of men over 15 years old in Bernalillo are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.
The estimated female population in Bernalillo is 3,409 which is 51.6 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).
Female Population, Married in Bernalillo, New Mexico
There are an estimated 1,177 married women in the community. 46.3 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.
Median Age in Bernalillo, NM
The median age of people living in Bernalillo, NM was 31.9 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)
At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Bernalillo was 540. There were 4,559 people above the age of 18, which represents 69 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 9.2 percent of the population (608) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.
One Race Percent in Bernalillo, NM
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Bernalillo, NM was 6,371.
White Population in Bernalillo, NM
The estimated White population in the Bernalillo community is 3,978, which is 60.2 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).
Black Population in Bernalillo, New Mexico
The estimated Black/African American population is 49, which is 0.7 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).
American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Bernalillo, NM
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Bernalillo, NM was 259.
Asian Population in Bernalillo, New Mexico
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 13.
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Bernalillo, NM
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Bernalillo was an estimated 0.
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 2,072, while those of “two or more races” was 240 at the time of the last census.
The Hispanic population in the Bernalillo community was 4,942, or 74.8 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).
Household Population in Bernalillo, NM
The household population number in Bernalillo was 6,611.
Group Quarters Population in Bernalillo, NM
Group Quarters population in the community was 0.
Average Household Size in Bernalillo, NM
The average household size in Bernalillo is 2.86 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).
Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.3 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).
Total Housing Units in Bernalillo, NM
At the time of the last census survey, there were 2,473 total housing units in Bernalillo.
The number of occupied housing units was 2,309, or 93.4 of the total units in town. Of these, 1,834 were owner-occupied (79.4), and 475 were renter-occupied (20.6, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 164 vacant homes in Bernalillo at the time of the last complete survey.
Median Home Values in Bernalillo, New Mexico
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 883, with a median value in dollars of 84,500.
Monthly Owner Costs in Bernalillo, NM
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $750 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Bernalillo, average costs per month were $236 (national average was $295).
High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 2,702 people in the community had a high school degree, or 70.6 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).
Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Bernalillo, New Mexico
405 people in Bernalillo also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 10.6 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).
Civilian Veterans in Bernalillo, NM
The number of Civilian Veterans in Bernalillo was 534, or 11.9 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).
Disability Status in Bernalillo, NM
In 2000, there were 1,849 people in Bernalillo, NM listed as disabled.
Foreign Born in Bernalillo, NM
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 3,246 people in Bernalillo who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 54.8 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.
Percentage In Labor Force in Bernalillo, New Mexico
There were 2,942 in the labor force in Bernalillo at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 63 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Bernalillo was 21.9 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.
Median Household Income in Bernalillo, NM
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $30,864. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.
Median Family Income in Bernalillo, NM
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $36,286. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.
Per Capita Income in Bernalillo, New Mexico
Per capita income in Bernalillo in the last full census was 13,100. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.
Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Bernalillo numbered 233, or 13.9 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.
Individuals below the poverty level in Bernalillo, NM
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 1,178, or 18.2 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.
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