La Villita, New Mexico

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La Villita, New Mexico
La Villita is located in New Mexico
La Villita
La Villita
Coordinates: 36°06′12″N 106°02′53″W / 36.10333°N 106.04806°W / 36.10333; -106.04806Coordinates: 36°06′12″N 106°02′53″W / 36.10333°N 106.04806°W / 36.10333; -106.04806
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountyRio Arriba
 • Total1.38 sq mi (3.57 km2)
 • Land1.36 sq mi (3.52 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)
5,715 ft (1,742 m)
 • Total999
 • Density736.18/sq mi (284.17/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code505
GNIS feature ID890847[3]

La Villita is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 957 as of the 2010 census.[4]


La Villita is located at 36°06′12″N 106°02′53″W / 36.1033559°N 106.0480783°W / 36.1033559; -106.0480783.[3] According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 1.383 square miles (3.58 km2); 1.362 square miles (3.53 km2) of its area is land, and 0.021 square miles (0.054 km2) is water.[4]


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


It is in Española Public Schools.[6] The comprehensive public high school is Española Valley High School.


  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 "La Villita". 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 2021-07-30.