Taos is a city located in Taos County New Mexico. With a 2020 population of 5,887, it is the 32nd largest city in New Mexico and the 4336th largest city in the United States . Taos is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually but its population has increased by 2.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,716 in 2010. Taos reached it's highest population of 6,053 in 2014. Spanning over 6 miles, Taos has a population density of 980 people per square mile.
The average household income in Taos is $49,092 with a poverty rate of 27.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $708 per month, and the median house value is $260,800. The median age in Taos is 50.8 years, 53.6 years for males, and 50 years for females.