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The 2016 Silver City, New Mexico, population is 10,004. There are 988 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Silver City, New Mexico

The median age is 39.8. The US median is 37.4. 44.34% of people in Silver City, New Mexico, are married. 13.78% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.36 people. 25.29% of people are married, with children. 24.23% have children, but are single.

Race in Silver City, New Mexico

39.64% of people are white, 0.46% are black, 0.17% are asian, 1.06% are native american, and 0.00% claim 'Other'.

56.95% of the people in Silver City, New Mexico, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 43.06% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLESilver City, New MexicoUnited States
  Population  10,004321,418,820
  Population - 2010  10,343308,745,538
  Population - 2000  10,545285,036,114
  Population - 1990  10,683251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -6.36%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  -5.13%12.76%
  Pop. Density  98891
  Land Area  103,531,905
  Water Area  0264,837
  Median Age  39.837.4
  Female Population  53.66%50.81%
  Male Population  46.35%49.19%
  White  39.64%62.77%
  Black  0.46%12.24%
  Asian  0.17%4.95%
  Native American  1.06%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.04%0.16%
  Other  0.00%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.69%2.13%
  Hispanic  56.95%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  43.06%83.10%
  Households  4,146116,211,000
  Family Households  2,45676,958,100
  Non Family Households  1,69039,253,000
  Household Size  2.362.63
  Married Population  44.34%50.58%
  Single Population  55.66%49.42%
  Now Married  41.73%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.61%2.17%
  Never Married  33.99%32.55%
  Widowed  7.88%5.95%
  Divorced  13.78%10.92%
  Married, w/children  25.29%31.68%
  Married, no children  39.25%41.44%
  Single, w/children  24.23%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.24%9.95%

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