Rio Arriba County, NM has a population of 39,924 people with a median age of 39.8 and a median household income of $33,972. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Rio Arriba County, NM declined from 39,949 to 39,924, a 0.06% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,098 to $33,972, a 5.89% decrease.
The population of Rio Arriba County, NM is 71.4% Hispanic, 14.1% Native, and 12.8% White. 61.4% of the people in Rio Arriba County, NM speak a non-English language, and 96.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rio Arriba County, NM are Northern New Mexico College, with 217 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Rio Arriba County, NM is $159,100, and the homeownership rate is 76.3%. Most people in Rio Arriba County, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Rio Arriba County, NM is 2 cars per household.
Rio Arriba County, NM is the 13th most populated county in New Mexico and borders Archuleta County, CO; Conejos County, CO; Los Alamos County, NM; Mora County, NM; Sandoval County, NM; San Juan County, NM; Santa Fe County, NM; Taos County, NM& 3 more.