Chimayo, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,243 housing units in Chimayo. This represents a 12% growth from 1,110 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,145 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 98 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chimayo is about 83.5%. Chimayo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.5%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chimayo were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom7.60%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms46.60%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$101,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$145,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$313

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.90%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage31.20%
Debt Free67.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.6%