Brazos, New Mexico

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Brazos, New Mexico
Brazos is located in New Mexico
Coordinates: 36°45′05″N 106°33′41″W / 36.75139°N 106.56139°W / 36.75139; -106.56139Coordinates: 36°45′05″N 106°33′41″W / 36.75139°N 106.56139°W / 36.75139; -106.56139
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountyRio Arriba
 • Total0.22 sq mi (0.56 km2)
 • Land0.22 sq mi (0.56 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
7,398 ft (2,255 m)
 • Total31
 • Density142.86/sq mi (55.12/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code505
GNIS feature ID923568[3]

Brazos is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 44 as of the 2010 census.[4] U.S. Route 64 passes through the community.

See Los Brazos Historic District.


Brazos is located at 36°45′05″N 106°33′41″W / 36.7514028°N 106.5614236°W / 36.7514028; -106.5614236.[3] According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 0.217 square miles (0.56 km2), all land.[4]


Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[5][2]


It is within the Chama Valley Independent Schools school district.[6]


  1. ^ "ArcGIS REST Services Directory". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 12, 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Census Population API". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Oct 12, 2022.
  3. ^ a b "Brazos". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
  4. ^ a b "2010 Census Gazetteer Files - Places: New Mexico". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 31, 2016.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  6. ^ "2020 CENSUS - SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP: Rio Arriba County, NM" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2022-07-13.