Tesuque, New Mexico

Camel Rock in Tesuque
Camel Rock in Tesuque

Tesuque is a census designated place in the vicinity of Tesuque Pueblo. The CDP abuts the northern city limits of Santa Fe and stretches north through the valley on both sides of Bishops Lodge Road.

Tesuque Pueblo is a member of the Eight Northern Pueblos and the people are of the Tewa ethnic group of Native Americans and speak the Tewa language.

Camel Rock is a locally famous rock formation just to the west of US Highways 84/285 (which cross the area north/south). Immediately across the highway from Camel Rock is the Camel Rock Casino, a property of Tesuque Pueblo.

Fast Facts about Tesuque, New Mexico
Tesuque, Santa Fe County, NM 87574
Latitude: 35.746069°N
Longitude: 105.922108°W
Elevation: 6,759'

High School or Higher: 82.2%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 49.0%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 23.1%
Cost of Living Index for Tesuque: 103.3

2014 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $99,900
Median Home Value: $713,100
Median Resident Age: 56.3 Years
Major Industries:
Construction, Educational Services, Professional Services, Finance & Insurance Services, Information Services, Entertainment & Recreation
Unemployed (August 2014): 5.0%
Population Demographics: 2010
Total Population 925
Males 433
Females 492
Population by Age
Under 18 79
18 & over 846
20-24 36
25-34 61
35-49 149
50-64 381
65 & over 214
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 252
Non Hispanic or Latino 673
Population by Race
White 826
African-American 3
Asian 7
Native American 8
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Other 59
Two or more 22