In 2020, Tucumcari, NM had a population of 4.87k people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $31,054. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Tucumcari, NM declined from 4,919 to 4,872, a −0.955% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,029 to $31,054, a 19.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tucumcari, NM are White (Hispanic) (44.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (28.4%), Other (Hispanic) (11.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (7.2%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.29%).
None of the households in Tucumcari, NM reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.5% of the residents in Tucumcari, NM are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tucumcari, NM are Mesalands Community College (268 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Tucumcari, NM was $47,100, and the homeownership rate was 59%.
Most people in Tucumcari, NM drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 11.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Tucumcari, NM was 2 cars per household.