Latest Data (2017)
Population 998
Nationwide Rank 10311

Quick Facts

Chama, New Mexico is the 10,311th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Chama, New Mexico is a village.

Chama, New Mexico is currently 17.1% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Chama, New Mexico's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
10301 Hillburn, New York 1,000 13.5%
10302 North Randall, Ohio 1,000 10.6%
10303 Boyce, Louisiana 999 -16.2%
10304 Estherwood, Louisiana 999 23.6%
10305 Harmony, Minnesota 999 -7.5%
10306 Hawesville, Kentucky 999 2.6%
10307 Metcalfe, Mississippi 999 -10.3%
10308 North Bonneville, Washington 999 67.0%
10309 Parkers Prairie, Minnesota 999 -1.2%
10310 Thornville, Ohio 999 35.3%
10311 Chama, New Mexico 998 -17.1%
10312 Dunbar, Pennsylvania 998 -18.2%
10313 Gideon, Missouri 998 -9.7%
10314 Quinter, Kansas 998 4.0%
10315 Andale, Kansas 997 29.6%
10316 Linesville, Pennsylvania 997 -13.6%
10317 Oil City, Louisiana 997 -18.2%
10318 Shady Point, Oklahoma 997 17.5%
10319 Stoneboro, Pennsylvania 997 -9.4%
10320 Bolivar, New York 996 -14.8%
10321 Earth, Texas 996 -9.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7927 Mesilla 1,835 -26.3%
8003 Santa Clara 1,800 -7.1%
8017 Moriarty 1,793 -3.9%
8110 Questa 1,751 -6.2%
8434 Columbus 1,609 -8.3%
8435 Hatch 1,609 -1.6%
8482 Estancia 1,590 0.3%
8918 Capitan 1,413 -2.9%
9055 Loving 1,373 2.5%
9135 Elephant Butte 1,341 -4.3%
9193 Pecos 1,316 -8.6%
9431 Dexter 1,245 0.0%
9466 Hagerman 1,232 5.5%
9541 Hurley 1,210 -17.0%
9869 Texico 1,117 5.1%
9963 Angel Fire 1,089 2.9%
10311 Chama 998 -17.1%
10423 Logan 972 -11.3%
10592 Carrizozo 936 -9.5%
10611 Fort Sumner 933 -24.2%
10691 Springer 919 -28.4%
10754 Cimarron 903 -1.6%
10834 Magdalena 882 -3.0%
10965 Mountainair 859 -23.2%
11241 Tatum 811 14.8%
11600 Cuba 748 26.1%
11964 Cloudcroft 688 -9.8%
12284 Melrose 639 -12.9%
12354 Kirtland 628
12902 Tijeras 553 11.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 998 10,311
2016 1,018 10,224
2015 1,004 10,290
2014 1,012 10,253
2013 1,016 10,235
2012 1,025 10,187
2011 1,026 10,198
2010 1,022 10,215
2009 1,345 9,008
2008 1,344 9,006
2007 1,350 8,975
2006 1,347 8,959
2005 1,305 9,060
2004 1,264 9,179
2003 1,258 9,194
2002 1,236 9,263
2001 1,199 9,396
2000 1,204 9,388
1990 1,048 9,574