New Mexico Harding County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Harding County, New Mexico. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in New Mexico Harding County.

Overview of Harding County, New Mexico

Harding County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. As of 2000, the population is 810. Its county seat is Mosquero.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 5,506 km² (2,126 mi²). 5,505 km² (2,125 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.03% water.

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As of the census of 2000, there are 810 people, 371 households, and 231 families residing in the county. The population density is 0/km² (0/mi²). There are 545 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (0/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 84.32% White, 0.37% Black or African American, 1.36% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 10.62% from other races, and 3.33% from two or more races. 44.94% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 371 households out of which 22.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.60% are married couples living together, 7.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 37.50% are non-families. 35.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 21.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.18 and the average family size is 2.84.

In the county the population is spread out with 20.20% under the age of 18, 4.60% from 18 to 24, 18.80% from 25 to 44, 28.10% from 45 to 64, and 28.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 49 years. For every 100 females there are 102.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 102.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $26,111, and the median income for a family is $36,667. Males have a median income of $22,750 versus $15,750 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,240. 16.30% of the population and 12.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 31.30% of those under the age of 18 and 11.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Harding County, New Mexico has the following cities and towns:

  • Mosquero
  • Roy

Map of Harding County New Mexico