Gallup, New Mexico Census Data & Community Profile

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Gallup GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Gallup, NM
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Gallup, NM was 20,209.

Gallup Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Gallup was 9,628, which represents 47.6 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Gallup, NM
There are an estimated 3,360 married men in the town. 49.4 percent of men over 15 years old in Gallup are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Gallup is 10,581 which is 52.4 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Gallup, New Mexico
There are an estimated 3,203 married women in the community. 39.9 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Gallup, NM
The median age of people living in Gallup, NM was 31.1 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 Gallup was 1,654. There were 13,594 people above the age of 18, which represents 67.3 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 8.9 percent of the population (1,805) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Gallup, NM
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Gallup, NM was 19,022.

White Population in Gallup, NM
The estimated White population in the Gallup community is 8,106, which is 40.1 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Gallup, New Mexico
The estimated Black/African American population is 219, which is 1.1 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Gallup, NM
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Gallup, NM was 7,404.

Asian Population in Gallup, New Mexico
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 289.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Gallup, NM
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Gallup was an estimated 19.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 2,985, while those of “two or more races” was 1,187 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Gallup community was 6,699, or 33.1 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Gallup, NM
The household population number in Gallup was 19,434.

Group Quarters Population in Gallup, NM
Group Quarters population in the community was 775.

Average Household Size in Gallup, NM
The average household size in Gallup is 2.85 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 3.39 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Gallup, NM
At the time of the last census survey, there were 7,349 total housing units in Gallup.

The number of occupied housing units was 6,810, or 92.7 of the total units in town. Of these, 4,104 were owner-occupied (60.3), and 2,706 were renter-occupied (39.7, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 539 vacant homes in Gallup at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Gallup, New Mexico
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 2,922, with a median value in dollars of 97,000.

Monthly Owner Costs in Gallup, NM
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $933 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Gallup, average costs per month were $245 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 9,140 people in the community had a high school degree, or 78.5 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Gallup, New Mexico
2,486 people in Gallup also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 21.3 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Gallup, NM
The number of Civilian Veterans in Gallup was 1,853, or 13.7 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Gallup, NM
In 2000, there were 3,387 people in Gallup, NM listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Gallup, NM
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 6,675 people in Gallup who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 36 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Gallup, New Mexico
There were 8,941 in the labor force in Gallup at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 61.9 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 Gallup was 16.2 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Gallup, NM
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $34,868. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Gallup, NM
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $39,197. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Gallup, New Mexico
Per capita income in Gallup in the last full census was 15,789. 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 Gallup numbered 804, or 16.6 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Gallup, NM
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 4,079, or 20.8 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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