Mora County (Spanish: Condado de Mora) is a county in the U.S. state of New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, the population was 4,881. Its county seat is the census-designated place (CDP) Mora. The county has another CDP, Watrous, a village, Wagon Mound, and 12 smaller unincorporated settlements.
Those of Hispanic or Latino origin made up 28.0% of the population. In terms of ancestry, 14.0% were German, 9.4% were American, 8.4% were English, and 8.0% were Irish. The median income for a household in the county was $25,583, the lowest of any county in New Mexico. poverty line, including 29.8% of those under age 18 and 12.9% of those