Chama, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 656 housing units in Chama. This represents a 15.9% growth from 566 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 656 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chama is about 74.3%. Chama's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 25.2%. Average household size is 2.69 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chama were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms24.20%
Three Bedrooms48.90%
Four Bedrooms9.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$85,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage40.30%
Debt Free58.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%