Sandoval County is located in northwestern New Mexico. The County Seat is Bernalillo and the largest city is Rio Rancho. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.sandovalcounty.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 137,608 and the 2010 census population was 131,563. The land area is 3,710.65 square miles and there are 35.5 persons per square mile.
79.3% of the population is White, 2.6% is Black or African American, 36.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.7% is Asian, 13.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.7% is two or more races. 90.8% have a high school degree or higher, and 28.3% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $180,900, there are 47,164 households, an average of 2.82 persons per household. The per capita income is $26,924, the median household income is $58,017, and 14.2% of the persons in Sandoval County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 8,217. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,117,438, and sales per capita were $9,484. The percentage of black-owned firms is 1.6%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 35.7%.
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