Chaves County New Mexico

Chaves County Boundary Map

Chaves County Profile

NameChaves County
StateNew Mexico
FIPS Code35005
TimezoneMountain Daylight Time (MDT)
Population (2019)64,615
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)-1.59%
Majority EthnicityWhite 58.53%
Public School Majority EthnicityHispanic 71%
Partisan Voting IndexRepublican:+14
Unemployment Rate8.0%

Chaves County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White58.53%
African American1.17%
Hispanic38.73%
Asian0.43%
Native American1.12%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.02%

Chaves County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White25.39%
African American1.98%
Hispanic71.45%
Asian0.66%
Native American0.3%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.05%