Otero County New Mexico

Otero County Boundary Map

Otero County Profile

NameOtero County
StateNew Mexico
FIPS Code35035
TimezoneMountain Daylight Time (MDT)
Population (2019)67,490
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)5.47%
Majority EthnicityWhite 61.08%
Public School Majority EthnicityHispanic 40%
Partisan Voting IndexRepublican:+11
Unemployment Rate7.7%

Otero County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White61.08%
African American2.79%
Hispanic29.63%
Asian1.12%
Native American5.2%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.18%

Otero County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White38.02%
African American4.74%
Hispanic40.03%
Asian1.27%
Native American11.71%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.47%