New Mexico has a population of 2,092,434. In the year 2020, there were 111,376 firearms sold in New Mexico. That's one firearm sold for every 18.8 people in the state. New Mexico ranks in the #31 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #37 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in New Mexico there are 4.8 gun dealers.