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Taos Information


Population (year 2000): 1,264
Males: 640 (50.6%), Females: 624 (49.4%)

Elevation: 7112 feet

County: Taos

Land area: 15.6 square miles

Zip code: 87571

Median resident age: 36.0 years
Median household income: $20,682 (year 2000)
Median house value: $69,300 (year 2000)


Races in Taos Pueblo:


  • American Indian (96.2%)

  • Hispanic (4.1%)

  • White Non-Hispanic (2.1%)

  • Two or more races (1.3%)


For population 25 years and over in Taos Pueblo:


  • High school or higher: 79.9%

  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%

  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%

  • Unemployed: 15.7%

  • Mean travel time to work: 14.0 minutes


For population 15 years and over in Taos Pueblo CDP:


  • Never married: 43.0%

  • Now married: 36.1%

  • Separated: 1.1%

  • Widowed: 8.8%

  • Divorced: 11.1%