In 2017, Silver City, NM had a population of 28.4k people with a median age of 45.9 and a median household income of $40,470. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Silver City, NM declined from 28,879 to 28,382, a -1.72% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,890 to $40,470, a 4.06% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Silver City, NM are White (Hispanic) (47%), White (Non-Hispanic) (46.5%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.52%), Two or More Races (Hispanic) (1.12%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.12%). N/A% of the people in Silver City, NM speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Silver City, NM are Western New Mexico University (742 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Silver City, NM is $125,300, and the homeownership rate is 72.3%. Most people in Silver City, NM commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Silver City, NM is 2 cars per household.
Silver City, NM borders Deming, NM.