New Mexico Population 1900-2018

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of New Mexico from 1900 to 2018.
  • The population of New Mexico in 2018 was 2,095,428, a 0.1% increase from 2017.
  • The population of New Mexico in 2017 was 2,093,395, a 0.03% increase from 2016.
  • The population of New Mexico in 2016 was 2,092,789, a 0.12% increase from 2015.
  • The population of New Mexico in 2015 was 2,090,211, a 0.01% decline from 2014.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,557,045
Texas 28,701,845
Florida 21,299,325
New York 19,542,209
Pennsylvania 12,807,060
Illinois 12,741,080
Ohio 11,689,442
Georgia 10,519,475
North Carolina 10,383,620
Michigan 9,995,915
New Jersey 8,908,520
Virginia 8,517,685
Washington 7,535,591
Arizona 7,171,646
Massachusetts 6,902,149
Tennessee 6,770,010
Indiana 6,691,878
Missouri 6,126,452
Maryland 6,042,718
Wisconsin 5,813,568
Colorado 5,695,564
Minnesota 5,611,179
South Carolina 5,084,127
Alabama 4,887,871
Louisiana 4,659,978
Kentucky 4,468,402
Oregon 4,190,712
Oklahoma 3,943,079
Connecticut 3,572,665
Utah 3,161,105
Iowa 3,156,145
Nevada 3,034,392
Arkansas 3,013,825
Mississippi 2,986,530
Kansas 2,911,505
New Mexico 2,095,428
Nebraska 1,929,268
West Virginia 1,805,832
Idaho 1,754,208
Hawaii 1,420,491
New Hampshire 1,356,458
Maine 1,338,404
Montana 1,062,305
Rhode Island 1,057,315
Delaware 967,171
North Dakota 760,077
Alaska 737,438
Wyoming 577,737
New Mexico - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2018 2,095,428 0.10%
2017 2,093,395 0.03%
2016 2,092,789 0.12%
2015 2,090,211 -0.01%
2014 2,090,342 -0.12%
2013 2,092,792 0.25%
2012 2,087,549 0.34%
2011 2,080,395 0.77%
2010 2,064,588 1.36%
2009 2,036,802 1.30%
2008 2,010,662 1.03%
2007 1,990,070 1.42%
2006 1,962,137 1.55%
2005 1,932,274 1.50%
2004 1,903,808 1.40%
2003 1,877,574 1.20%
2002 1,855,309 1.29%
2001 1,831,690 0.58%
2000 1,821,204 4.68%
1999 1,739,844 0.36%
1998 1,733,535 0.61%
1997 1,722,939 0.98%
1996 1,706,151 1.41%
1995 1,682,417 1.76%
1994 1,653,329 2.38%
1993 1,614,937 2.16%
1992 1,580,750 2.17%
1991 1,547,115 1.79%
1990 1,519,933 1.07%
1989 1,503,901 0.91%
1988 1,490,337 0.80%
1987 1,478,520 1.08%
1986 1,462,729 1.69%
1985 1,438,361 1.53%
1984 1,416,717 1.60%
1983 1,394,361 2.24%
1982 1,363,823 2.33%
1981 1,332,748 1.78%
1980 1,309,400 1.92%
1979 1,284,722 3.77%
1978 1,238,034 1.84%
1977 1,215,720 2.22%
1976 1,189,295 2.53%
1975 1,159,944 2.53%
1974 1,131,309 2.33%
1973 1,105,529 2.49%
1972 1,078,697 2.37%
1971 1,053,737 3.61%
1970 1,017,055 0.60%
1969 1,011,000 1.71%
1968 994,000 -0.60%
1967 1,000,000 -0.70%
1966 1,007,000 -0.49%
1965 1,012,000 0.60%
1964 1,006,000 1.72%
1963 989,000 1.02%
1962 979,000 1.45%
1961 965,000 1.15%
1960 954,000 3.81%
1959 919,000 3.72%
1958 886,000 4.60%
1957 847,000 5.09%
1956 806,000 2.68%
1955 785,000 2.88%
1954 763,000 0.93%
1953 756,000 2.86%
1952 735,000 2.51%
1951 717,000 4.06%
1950 689,000 6.99%
1949 644,000 6.62%
1948 604,000 3.78%
1947 582,000 3.74%
1946 561,000 4.47%
1945 537,000 1.90%
1944 527,000 -1.31%
1943 534,000 6.37%
1942 502,000 -0.79%
1941 506,000 -4.71%
1940 531,000 1.53%
1939 523,000 1.95%
1938 513,000 1.99%
1937 503,000 2.86%
1936 489,000 2.95%
1935 475,000 3.04%
1934 461,000 2.67%
1933 449,000 1.81%
1932 441,000 1.15%
1931 436,000 2.11%
1930 427,000 1.67%
1929 420,000 0.96%
1928 416,000 1.46%
1927 410,000 1.74%
1926 403,000 1.77%
1925 396,000 1.54%
1924 390,000 2.09%
1923 382,000 1.87%
1922 375,000 1.35%
1921 370,000 1.93%
1920 363,000 0.28%
1919 362,000 -5.24%
1918 382,000 5.82%
1917 361,000 1.98%
1916 354,000 0.85%
1915 351,000 0.86%
1914 348,000 1.16%
1913 344,000 1.78%
1912 338,000 1.20%
1911 334,000 1.52%
1910 329,000 4.78%
1909 314,000 5.37%
1908 298,000 5.30%
1907 283,000 5.20%
1906 269,000 5.49%
1905 255,000 5.37%
1904 242,000 5.68%
1903 229,000 5.05%
1902 218,000 5.83%
1901 206,000 5.10%
1900 196,000 0.00%