Mora County is located in north-central New Mexico. The County Seat is Mora and the largest city is Wagon Mound. The Official Web Site is located at http://countyofmora.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 4,592 and the 2010 census population was 4,881. The land area is 1,931.27 square miles and there are 2.5 persons per square mile.
93.9% of the population is White, 1% is Black or African American, 80.6% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 3.1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.5% is two or more races. 84.1% have a high school degree or higher, and 9.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $96,200, there are 1,532 households, an average of 3.10 persons per household. The per capita income is $20,543, the median household income is $28,481, and 19.7% of the persons in Mora County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 409. Retail sales (in $1000) were $14,120, and sales per capita were $2,799.
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