Otero County Population Statistics

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Otero CountyCensus 2010 Data: Population

Otero CountyPopulation Growth: Census 2000 to Census 2010

According to Otero County Census 2010 results, the population of the area was approximately 63,797 people. From 2000 to 2010, the Otero County population growth percentage was 2.4% (or from 62,298 people to 63,797 people).

Source: US Census http://www.census.gov

Otero County is populated by 16 communities, many are small and unincorporated. They are Alamogordo, Bent, Cloudcroft, High Rolls / Mountain Park, Holloman Air Force Base, La Luz, Mayhill, Mescalero, Orogrande, Pinon, Sacramento, Sunspot, Timberon, Tularosa and Weed.

City/County
Population
Year


Otero County
Alamogordo
HAFB
Boles Acres
Cloudcroft
Mescalero
La Luz
Tularosa
63,797
30,403
3,054
1,638
674
1,338
1,697
2,842
2010
2010
2010
2010
2010
2010
2010
2010

1998 Population by Age

Population by age variables provide valuable information as to the relative maturity or youth of a particular market. Median age divides the age distribution into two equal parts, one half falling below the median and one half above.

Population by Age Percentage
% Under Age 6 11.2
%  Age 6 – 17 19.3
%  Age 18 – 24 9.9
%  Age 25 – 34 15.9
%  Age 35 – 44 14.9
%  Age 45 – 54 10.9
%  Age 55 – 64 7.6
%  Age 65 + 10.4
Average Age of Total Population 32.8
Median Age of Total Population 31
1998 Population by Sex
% Male 50.4
% Female 49.6
Female Statistics
% Females under Age 6 11.0
% Females Age 6 -13 13.5
% Females Age 14 – 17 5.9
% Females Age 18 – 24 9.0
% Females Age 25 – 34 15.1
% Females Age 35 – 44 15.1
% Females Age 45 – 54 10.8
% Females Age 55 – 64 7.9
% Females Age 65 + 11.7
Average Female Age 33.7
Male Statistics
% Males under Age 6 11.3
% Males Age 6 – 13 13.2
% Males Age 14 – 17 5.9
% Males Age 18 – 24 10.8
% Males Age 25 – 34 16.7
% Males Age 35 – 44 14.7
% Males Age 45 – 54 10.9
% Males Age 55 – 64 7.3
% Males Age 65 + 9.1
Average Male Age 32.0

Projected Population for Otero County, by Age and Sex: 1990 – 2020
Projected Population as of July 1st

Age Groups 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 2020
Females
0-9 4774 4730 4616 4669 4882 5065 5122
10-19 3838 4371 4724 4693 4585 4642 4860
20-29 4357 3727 3818 4348 4700 4669 4561
30-39 4027 4567 4296 3670 3762 4290 4640
40-49 2812 3422 4003 4544 4279 3664 3759
50-59 2247 2336 2776 3376 3949 4485 4231
60-69 1977 1943 1956 2050 1474 3046 3598
70+ 1644 2088 2419 2683 2889 3151 3678
All Ages  25676 27184  28608  30033  30520  33012 34449
Males
0-9 4886 4980 4778 4836 5061 5255 5318
10-19 4034 4286 4746 4856 4663 4728 4961
20-29 5142 4474 4180 4435 4895 5007 4820
30-39 4148 4850 5003 4356 4072 4331 4791
40-49 2926 3416 3763 4464 4622 3998 3731
50-59 2089 2112 2591 3071 3415 4104 4264
60-69 1841 1938 1923 1966 2416 2859 3195
70+ 1293 1552 1845 2092 2251 2446 2932
All Ages 26359  27608 28829  30076  31395  32728  34012
Both Sexes
0-9 9660 9710 9394 9505 9943 10320 10440
10-19 7872 8657 9470 9549 9248 9370 9821
20-29 9499 8201 7998 8783 9595 9675 9381
30-39 8174 9418 9299 8026 7834 8620 9431
40-49 5738 6839 7766 9008 8901 7662 7489
50-59 4336 4447 5367 6447 7365 8589 8495
60-69 3818 3881 3879 4016 4890 5904 6793
70+ 2937 3639 4264 4775 5139 5598 6611
All Ages 52034  54792  57437  60109  62915  65738  68461