Canjilon, New Mexico

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Canjilon, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Canjilon, New Mexico is located in New Mexico
Canjilon, New Mexico
Canjilon, New Mexico
Coordinates: 36°28′46″N 106°26′16″W / 36.47944°N 106.43778°W / 36.47944; -106.43778Coordinates: 36°28′46″N 106°26′16″W / 36.47944°N 106.43778°W / 36.47944; -106.43778
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountyRio Arriba
Area
 • Total3.21 sq mi (8.31 km2)
 • Land3.21 sq mi (8.31 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
7,785 ft (2,373 m)
Population
 • Total228
 • Density71.07/sq mi (27.44/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
87515
Area code575
GNIS feature ID928699[3]

Canjilon is a census-designated place in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States.[4] Its population was 256 as of the 2010 census.[4] Canjilon has a post office with ZIP code 87515.[5][6] The community is located along New Mexico State Road 115. Canjilon was first settled in 1870, and by 1880, 35 families lived here.[7]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020228
U.S. Decennial Census[8][2]

Education[edit]

It is within the Chama Valley Independent Schools school district.[9]

References[edit]

  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. ^ "Canjilon". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
  4. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  5. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  6. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved August 29, 2013.
  7. ^ Julyan, Robert (1996). The Place Names of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press. p. 59. ISBN 0826316891.
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  9. ^ "2020 CENSUS - SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP: Rio Arriba County, NM" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2022-07-13.