Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,668
Nationwide Rank 4396

Quick Facts

Taos, New Mexico is the 4,396th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Taos, New Mexico is a town.

Taos, New Mexico is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Taos, New Mexico is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Taos, New Mexico Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4386 Marlin, Texas 5,701 -13.5%
4387 Homer, Alaska 5,697 17.5%
4388 Wilmington, Illinois 5,691 4642.5%
4389 Gardiner, Maine 5,688 -8.1%
4390 Winfield, Indiana 5,684 170.5%
4391 Cumberland, Indiana 5,683 3.0%
4392 Belmar, New Jersey 5,682 -6.2%
4393 Deer Park, Ohio 5,679 -5.2%
4394 Westville, Indiana 5,678 9.6%
4395 Malone, New York 5,674 -6.4%
4396 Taos, New Mexico 5,668 19.3%
4397 Anthony, Texas 5,665 46.4%
4398 Henryetta, Oklahoma 5,664 -7.8%
4399 Pontoon Beach, Illinois 5,664 -1.5%
4400 Lake Bluff, Illinois 5,662 -6.7%
4401 Thompson's Station, Tennessee 5,662 269.1%
4402 Marion, Virginia 5,659 -10.7%
4403 Forest, Mississippi 5,655 -5.3%
4404 Richmond, Missouri 5,655 -7.6%
4405 Zimmerman, Minnesota 5,654 93.7%
4406 Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin 5,653 -6.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Mexico

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2838 Lovington 11,152 17.1%
3059 EspaƱola 10,029
3138 Silver City 9,647 -8.0%
3142 Bernalillo 9,638 46.4%
3191 Anthony 9,339
3261 Grants 9,011 2.1%
3393 Corrales 8,549 17.6%
3424 Socorro 8,440 -4.7%
3593 Bloomfield 7,956 18.1%
3661 Ruidoso 7,756 -2.8%
3883 Belen 7,089 -1.2%
4057 Aztec 6,566 1.0%
4222 Los Ranchos de Albuquerque 6,087 11.9%
4233 Raton 6,066 -16.5%
4283 Truth or Consequences 5,948 -18.4%
4396 Taos 5,668 19.3%
4773 Tucumcari 4,915 -17.2%
4982 Rio Communities 4,555
5450 Edgewood 3,892 96.0%
5512 Bosque Farms 3,804 -3.5%
5632 Milan 3,644 91.8%
5672 Peralta 3,584 1.3%
6274 Eunice 2,954 14.6%
6292 Tularosa 2,930 -1.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,668 4,396
2016 5,763 4,351
2015 5,740 4,350
2014 5,766 4,324
2013 5,731 4,322
2012 5,676 4,335
2011 5,703 4,311
2010 5,716 4,289
2009 5,525 4,325
2008 5,525 4,313
2007 5,531 4,283
2006 5,456 4,297
2005 5,256 4,377
2004 5,138 4,415
2003 4,998 4,458
2002 4,895 4,488
2001 4,775 4,549
2000 4,750 4,539
1990 4,401 4,414