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