|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Taos is 6,595. Taos, New Mexico is the 4,104th largest city in the US.
Taos is located entirely in Taos County.
The current population of Taos (6,595) is it's peak population.
Taos has grown 38.8% since the 2000. Taos, New Mexico is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Taos has a population density of 1,003.5 people per square mile.
|4303||Truth or Consequences||6,062||-16.8%|
|4386||Los Ranchos de Albuquerque||5,866||7.9%|
|4098||Stone Mountain, Georgia||6,614||-7.7%|
|4100||Buena Vista, Virginia||6,601||3.9%|
|4101||Selma, North Carolina||6,601||8.2%|
|4104||Taos, New Mexico||6,595||38.8%|
|4105||Black Jack, Missouri||6,593||-3.9%|
|4107||St. John, Missouri||6,588||-3.9%|
|4109||Rockaway, New Jersey||6,587||1.8%|
|4110||West View, Pennsylvania||6,586||-8.9%|
The total voting age population of Taos, New Mexico, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,719. The voting age population is 44.4% male and 55.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.6% of the residents of Taos are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Taos are 84.3% White, 5.9% American Indian, 4.7% Two or more races, 4.6% Other, 0.3% Asian and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 39.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Taos, 27.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.7%. On a per-household basis, 21.0% of families are below the poverty line in Taos.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.3% of Taos residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Taos residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.4% have a bachelor's degree and 15.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Taos residents aged 5 and older, 24.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 21.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Taos is 7.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Taos, 9.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Taos is $29,300.
In Taos, 58.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.4% of housing units in Taos.
Of all the housing units in Taos, 9.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Taos, 17.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 660 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Taos is $708.
In Taos, 71.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.