In 2018, Eddy County, NM had a population of 57.4k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $62,982. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Eddy County, NM grew from 56,793 to 57,437, a 1.13% increase and its median household income grew from $60,703 to $62,982, a 3.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Eddy County, NM are White (Non-Hispanic) (47.6%), White (Hispanic) (43.4%), Other (Hispanic) (3.99%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.43%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.35%). 0% of the households in Eddy County, NM speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.7% of the residents in Eddy County, NM are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Eddy County, NM are New Mexico State University-Carlsbad (184 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Eddy County, NM was $148,300, and the homeownership rate was 70.8%. Most people in Eddy County, NM drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Eddy County, NM was 2 cars per household.