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Race and Ethnicity Distribution in Silver City

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 4,331

    White (Non-Hispanic)

  • 510

    Other (Hispanic)

  • 3,872

    White (Hispanic)

In 2020, Silver City, NM had 4,331 White (Non-Hispanic) residents, 8.49 times more than any other race or ethnicity.

510 Other (Hispanic) and 3,872 White (Hispanic) residents lived in Silver City, NM in 2020, which were the second and third largest ethnic groups.

Hispanic people 4,799 made up 50.4% of the population of Silver City, NM.

Foreign-born Population in Silver City

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 3.3% 901

    2020 FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION

  • 3.6% 988

    2019 FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION

As of 2020, 3.3% of citizens in Silver City, NM (901) were born abroad. This was down from the national average of 13.5% and higher than 3.6% in 2019, which means there was a decline in the overseas-born population rate.

Foreign-born Population in Silver City by Country

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
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  • 2014
  • 1.Mexico

    131,978 ± 8,633 people

  • 2.Philippines

    5,612 ± 1,836 people

  • 3.Germany

    4,972 ± 1,729 people

In 2020, Mexico was the most common birthplace of foreign-born citizens of New Mexico, followed by Philippines and Germany.

131,978 New Mexico residents were born in Mexico, 5,612 in Philippines, and 4,972 in Germany.

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Population With Citizenship in Silver City

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
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  • 98.2%

    2020 CITIZENSHIP

  • 98.6%

    2019 CITIZENSHIP

As of 2020, 98.2% of residents in Silver City, NM were US citizens. This was higher than the national average of 98.2% and down from 98.6% in 2019, which means the rate of citizenship was dropping.