Espanola (Española), New Mexico

Espanola: City primarily in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, in the United States


Española is a city located in the county of Rio Arriba in the U.S. state of New Mexico. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,981 inhabitants.

The city was created 144 years ago in 1879.

Española locator map
Location of Española on New Mexico map.

Quick Facts about Española

Population : 9,981 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
County : Rio Arriba County
Phone Area Codes : 505
Area : 21900000 km2
Altitude : 5,594 feet / 1705 meters
Capital city : Española is capital of Santa Fe de Nuevo México
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (144 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 12:39:46 (20th June 2024)
Postal code : 87532
City of Espanola - Industrial park view '2012' image
City of Espanola - Industrial park view '2012'
City of Espanola - Industrial park view '2012' image


Española is located at 35°59'28"N 106°4'50"W (35.9911300, -106.0805800).

Espanola map


Year Population % Change Method
2020 9,981 - estimation process

Española zip code is 87532. County name: Rio Arriba, County fips: 35039

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People born in Española (10)

People born in Española, including Former U.S. Representative from Colorado Scott Tipton, United States District Judge Kenneth John Gonzales, politician Richard Lucero, .


Schools in Española

College & universities near Española, NM

Code Name City ZIP
188058 Northern New Mexico College Espanola (NM) 87532

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Española, NM

Code Name Address Type
SAF Santa Fe (Lamy Shuttle), New Mexico No specific stop location BUS
LMY Lamy station Santa Fe County Road 33 RAIL
LSV Las Vegas station Railroad & Lincoln Streets RAIL
ABQ Alvarado Transportation Center 320 First Street SW RAIL

Post offices near Española

Post Office Name City ZIP
Espanola Post Office Espanola (NM) 87532

Other cities in Rio Arriba County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Rio Arriba County , NM.

City Name Population Title
Chimayo 3,177 City in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States of America
Dulce 2,743 Census-designated place (CDP) in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States
Santa Clara 1,761 Village in Grant County, New Mexico, United States
Chama 976 Village in New Mexico
Dixon 926 Unincorporated community in New Mexico

Distance to Other Cities

Española distances to largest New Mexico cities