New Mexico

New Mexico

New Mexico has historically been a presidential bellwether state. Since becoming a state in 1912, it has sided with the loser of presidential elections only three times: Gerald Ford in 1976, Al Gore in 2000 and Hillary Clinton in 2016. See 2020 primary results

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PAST RESULTS

2016 New Mexico president
Candidate%Votes
Clinton
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48.3%
385,234
Trump
40.0%
319,667
Johnson
9.3%
74,541
Stein
1.2%
9,879
2018 New Mexico senate
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Heinrich
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54.1%
376,998
Rich
30.5%
212,813
Johnson
15.4%
107,201
2018 New Mexico governor
Candidate%Votes
Lujan Grisham
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57.2%
398,368
Pearce
42.8%
298,091
2018 New Mexico house
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DEMOGRAPHICS

New Mexico population estimate (2019): 2.1 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

New Mexico
US
White
75% NM
73% US
Hispanic or Latino
49% NM
18% US
Native American
10% NM
<1% US
Other
9% NM
5% US
Black or African American
2% NM
13% US
Asian
2% NM
5% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% NM
<1% US

INCOME

New Mexico
US
Household median income
$48,059 NM
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
8.1% NM
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
20% NM
14% US

EDUCATION

New Mexico
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
27% NM
32% US

Notes

  • All times ET.
  • Not all candidates are listed.
  • CNN will broadcast a projected winner only after an extensive review of data from a number of sources.
  • "Flipped seat" denotes a race where the 2020 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent.
  • Both Maine and Nebraska allow electoral votes to be split. In Maine, two of four electoral votes go to the statewide winner and one electoral vote goes to the winner in each of the two congressional districts. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. One electoral vote goes to the winner in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts.