Tijeras

Embodies the charm of small-town living with a touch of adventure.

Welcome to Tijeras

Nestled amidst the picturesque beauty of the Sandia Mountains, Tijeras, New Mexico, embodies the charm of small-town living with a touch of adventure. Living here is an outdoor enthusiast's dream, where residents can explore the Cibola National Forest right in their backyard, offering hiking, biking, and camping opportunities against the stunning backdrop of pine-covered peaks. The iconic Tijeras Pueblo Archaeological Site offers a glimpse into ancient Native American history, while the nearby Tinkertown Museum captivates visitors with its quirky, handmade exhibits. Locals revel in the area's close-knit community vibe, enjoying events like the annual Fiesta de San Antonio, a celebration of local culture and traditions.
 
The clear night skies make Tijeras a haven for stargazers, with the stars seemingly within arm's reach. Residents appreciate the tranquility of rural life without sacrificing modern conveniences, fostering a lifestyle that's both peaceful and invigorating. The local cafes and restaurants, such as Molly's Bar and Cafe, serve up delicious meals with a side of warm hospitality. Tijeras is more than just a place to live; it's an enchanting escape, where nature meets community, making every day an adventure to cherish.

Overview for Tijeras, NM

529 people live in Tijeras, where the median age is 41.6 and the average individual income is $26,324. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

529

Total Population

41.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$26,324

Average individual Income

Around Tijeras, NM

There's plenty to do around Tijeras, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

12
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
4
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Polk's Folly Farm, Roots Farm Cafe, and Carlito Springs.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.06 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.07 miles 124 reviews 4.5/5 stars
Active 1.26 miles 26 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Active 3.69 miles 19 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Nightlife 2.08 miles 15 reviews 4.5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Tijeras, NM

Tijeras has 210 households, with an average household size of 2.52. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Tijeras do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 529 people call Tijeras home. The population density is 467.27 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

529

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

41.6

Median Age

56.9 / 43.1%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
210

Total Households

2.52

Average Household Size

$26,324

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Property Listings

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