In 2017, Eddy County, NM had a population of 56.8k people with a median age of 35.9 and a median household income of $60,703. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Eddy County, NM grew from 56,369 to 56,793, a 0.752% increase and its median household income grew from $59,625 to $60,703, a 1.81% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Eddy County, NM are White (Non-Hispanic) (48.5%), White (Hispanic) (43.1%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.75%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.3%). N/A% of the people in Eddy County, NM speak a non-English language, and 95.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Eddy County, NM are New Mexico State University-Carlsbad (114 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Eddy County, NM is $143,100, and the homeownership rate is 70.6%. Most people in Eddy County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Eddy County, NM is 2 cars per household.