Medanales, New Mexico

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Medanales
Medanales is located in New Mexico
Medanales
Medanales
Location within the state of New Mexico
Medanales is located in the United States
Medanales
Medanales
Medanales (the United States)
Coordinates: 36°10′32″N 106°11′00″W / 36.17556°N 106.18333°W / 36.17556; -106.18333Coordinates: 36°10′32″N 106°11′00″W / 36.17556°N 106.18333°W / 36.17556; -106.18333
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountyRio Arriba
Area
 • Total3.16 sq mi (8.19 km2)
 • Land3.16 sq mi (8.19 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
5,840 ft (1,780 m)
Population
 • Total224
 • Density70.84/sq mi (27.35/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP codes
87548[3]
Area code505
GNIS feature ID908556[4]

Medanales is an unincorporated community located in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States. The community is located on the Chama River near U.S. Route 84, 14 miles (23 km) north-northwest of Española. Medanales has a post office with ZIP code 87548, which opened on March 10, 1945.[3][5]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020224
U.S. Decennial Census[6][2]

Education[edit]

It is in Española Public Schools.[7] The comprehensive public high school is Española Valley High School.

Notable people[edit]

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. ^ a b United States Postal Service. "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  4. ^ "Medanales". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
  5. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  7. ^ "2020 CENSUS - SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP: Rio Arriba County, NM" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  8. ^ Lucero & Baizerman 1999, pp. 148–151.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Lucero, Helen R.; Baizerman, Suzanne (1999). Chimayó weaving: the transformation of a tradition (1st ed.). Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. ISBN 9780826319760. OCLC 955185451.