|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dexter is 1,072. Dexter, New Mexico is the 9,933rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dexter was in 2010, when its population was 1,266. In 2010, Dexter was the 9,343rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,933rd largest city in the US. Dexter is currently 15.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Dexter has shrunk 13.8% since the year 2000. Dexter, New Mexico's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9927||Double Springs, Alabama||1,076||5.4%|
|9929||East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania||1,075||-16.4%|
|9930||Little Valley, New York||1,074||-4.7%|
|9931||Celoron, New York||1,073||-16.7%|
|9933||Dexter, New Mexico||1,072||-13.8%|
|9934||Jamaica Beach, Texas||1,072||-0.1%|
|9935||Aurora, South Dakota||1,071||113.7%|
The total voting age population of Dexter, New Mexico, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 619. The voting age population is 41.2% male and 58.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Dexter are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dexter are 99.4% White, 0.4% Two or more races and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 87.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dexter, 26.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.6%. On a per-household basis, 25.1% of families are below the poverty line in Dexter.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.5% of Dexter residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 60.7% of Dexter residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.9% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dexter residents aged 5 and older, 64.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 64.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Dexter, 29.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dexter is $28,992.
In Dexter, 69.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.6% of housing units in Dexter.
Of all the housing units in Dexter, 12.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Dexter, 10.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dexter is $672.
In Dexter, 68.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.