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  •   State: 
    New Mexico
    Sandoval County
      County all: 
    Sandoval | Bernalillo
      County FIPS: 
    35043 | 35001
    35°14′16″N 106°36′24″W
      Area total: 
    10.95 sq mi (28.37 km²)
      Area land: 
    10.79 sq mi (27.94 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.16 sq mi (0.43 km²)
    5,036 ft (1,535 m)
  •   Latitude: 
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Albuquerque, NM
    Mountain Standard Time (MST) UTC-7:00; Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) UTC-6:00
      ZIP codes: 

    Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico, United States

  •   Population: 
      Population density: 
    787.19 residents per square mile of area (303.93/km²)
      Household income: 
      Unemployment rate: 
  •   Sales taxes: 
      Income taxes: 

Corrales is a village in Sandoval County, New Mexico, United States. The population of Corrales was 8,329 at the 2010 Census. The village was selected as #19 in CNN Money's list of the 100 best places to live in 2007. It is located along the Rio Grande river and is built on the site of two Indian Pueblos settled before AD 500 by the Tiguex Indians, and which were later occupied by Spanish Colonists and explorers who colonized the region around 1540. Until 2005, portions of the village were located in both Bernalillo and Sandoval counties. In 2005, a special election annexed the portion of CorRALes located in Bernalillos County to Sandoval county, so that now the entire village is located inSandoval County. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 11.2 square miles (29 km²), of which 10.7 sq miles (28 km²) is land and 0.5sq miles (1.3km²) (4.71%) is water. In the village, the population was spread out, with 24.6% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 34.2% from 45 to 64, and 10.5% from 65 and older. The median income for the village was $33.5, about $533 per capita.


The village of Corrales is located along the Rio Grande. It is built on the site of two Indian Pueblos settled before AD 500 by the Tiguex Indians. It was selected as #19 in CNN Money's list of the 100 best places to live in 2007. The current Village of CorRALes government was incorporated and chartered in 1971. The Spanish Colonists and explorers who colonized the region around 1540 built an adobe church on the area. The Church of San Ysidro was named after the annual fiesta de San Y Sidro in May. The land comprising the Village ofCorrales was parceled off and sold for agricultural development and livestock ranching. The village was incorporated in 1971 and is now home to a community of about 2,000 people. It has a population of about 1,500. The Village of corrales has been named one of the best places in the world to live by CNN Money in 2007 and again in 2009. The town is located on the banks of the Colorado River, which runs through the center of the city of Albuquerque. The city is home to the University of New Mexico, which was founded in 1868. The University of California, San Diego is located in the city's downtown area and has a campus of the College of Arts and Sciences, which opened in 1877. The City of San Diego was founded by the Spanish in 1540 and was known as the "City of San Pedro".


Corrales is located at 35°145N 106°375W (35.234838, 106.618183).According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 11.2 square miles (29 km²) of which 10.7square miles (28km²) is land and 0.5sq miles (1.3sq km) (4.71%) is water.Until 2005, portions of the Village of Corrales were located in both Bernalillo and Sandoval counties. In 2005, a special election annexed the portion of CorRALes located in Bernalillos County to Sandoval County, so that now the entire village is located in Sandoval county. The village is part of the San Diego-Laredo Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes the cities of Laredo, San Diego, and El Paso. The city of San Diego is the largest city in the state, with a population of more than 100,000. The town's population is about 8,000, according to the United States Census Bureau. It is the only town in the county to have a post office, which was established in 1881. It was the first post office in San Diego County, and the first in the State of New Mexico. It opened in 1883. It has been the site of the town's main post office since 1881, when it was founded. The current post office was established on July 1, 1883, and is located on the corner of Interstate 10 and Interstate 25.


As of the census of 2000, there were 7,334 people, 2,819 households, and 2,122 families residing in the village. The population density was 683.7 inhabitants per square mile (264.0/km²) The racial makeup of the village was 86.05% White, 0.57% African American, 1.51% Native American, 0.,79% Asian, 0,03% Pacific Islander, 8.22% from other races, and2.82% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 25.55% of the population. The median income for a household in theVillage was $67,217, and $79,331 for a family. The per capita income for the Village was $33,629. About 3.1% of families and 5.0% of residents were below the poverty line, including 7.8% of those under age 18 and 1.8%. The village is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is located on the New Mexico Turnpike, which runs through the town of Corrales. The town is home to the Albuquerque International Airport, which is a major international hub for air and sea travel. The city is also the site of the U.S. Air Force's second-busiest hub, with more than 2,000 flights a day. The village has a population of 7,000, making it one of the fastest-growing cities in New Mexico.

Village infrastructure

Newer homes built in Corrales are no longer allowed to use closed seach fields. The city has an extensive system of canals which transport water from the Rio Grande to crop fields and pasturage. The water is pumped regularly by trucks at the expense of the homeowners. The town's water supply is supplied by a system of wells and canals, which are connected to the city's main water supply by a network of pipes. The system is designed to provide water for the entire city, not just the homes and businesses that live in the area. The community has a long history of drought-stricken crops and water shortages, which have led to the development of the canals. The canals are used to supply water to the surrounding area and to irrigate crops and pastures, as well as to supply the city with water for its own use. The village's water system is run by a company which supplies water to all parts of the city, including the surrounding areas. It also provides a water supply for the community, which has a large number of wells, and a water treatment system for the city and its surrounding areas, which is also used by the city. It is not possible for the village to have its own water system without the help of the company, which provides water from its own wells and water treatment systems. The company also provides water treatment for the town's sewage treatment system, as it is not allowed to install its own leach fields in the village. The municipality has a water system which is used to treat the water.


The Village is heavily wooded with large stands of cottonwood and other native trees. Russian olive trees grow throughout the area and are an invasive species. Corrales is divided in a lower riparian habitat and a drier, sandy shrubland uphill on the west side of the Rio Grande river. There is a wide variety of animals that use Corrale and the surrounding ecosystems. The most popular with visitors is fish for fishing activities, and birds for wildlife viewing.


It is within Albuquerque Public Schools. It is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The school is part of the Albuquerque Unified School District. It was built in the 1950s and 1960s. It opened in the 1970s and is now part of Albuquerque Public School District 1. It's in the Albuquerque suburb of Alvarado. It closed in the 1990s and reopened in the 2000s. it is now in the New Mexico School District 2. It also has a private school in the town of Albuquerque. It has a charter school in Albuquerque and a private high school in New Mexico City. It will reopen in the 2020s and 2030s, and will be in Albuquerque City Schools. it will also have a private elementary school. it was in Albuquerque when it was first built. it's in Albuquerque now. it has a public high school and a charter high school. It opens in Albuquerque in the 1980s and a public middle school. in Albuquerque. it also has an elementary high school, which is in the city's downtown area. it opens in the 2010s and 2015. it opened in Albuquerque city schools. it closes in the 2015-16 school year. it closed in 2015-2016. it reopened in 2016-17 school year, and it is in Albuquerque again in the 2017-18 school year in the 2016-18 year-year-year. it. is within the Albuquerque City School District 3. and the Albuquerque School District 4. it started in the 2013-2014 school year and the 2014-2015 year-round school year year.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico = 86.8. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 60. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 100. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Corrales = 6.3 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO ( and is uniform worldwide.


The most recent city population of 55,698 individuals with a median age of 45.9 age the population grows by 10.99% in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 787.19 residents per square mile of area (303.93/km²). There are average 2.5 people per household in the 3,253 households with an average household income of $85,145 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 8.70% of the available work force and has dropped -4.98% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 21.34%. The number of physicians in Corrales per 100,000 population = 128.7.


The annual rainfall in Corrales = 10 inches and the annual snowfall = 7.5 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 51. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 281. 91 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 20.1 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 63, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico which are owned by the occupant = 85.32%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 19 years with median home cost = $360,560 and home appreciation of -1.47%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $6.49 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.


The local school district spends $5,688 per student. There are 13.8 students for each teacher in the school, 493 students for each Librarian and 519 students for each Counselor. 5.32% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 28.51% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 23.65% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Corrales's population in Sandoval County, New Mexico of 7,023 residents in 1900 has increased 7,93-fold to 55,698 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.85% female residents and 48.15% male residents live in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico.

    As of 2020 in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico are married and the remaining 30.42% are single population.

  • 28 minutes is the average time that residents in Corrales require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    80.62% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 6.79% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.35% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 7.93% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico, 85.32% are owner-occupied homes, another 11.26% are rented apartments, and the remaining 3.42% are vacant.

  • The 45.49% of the population in Corrales, Sandoval County, New Mexico who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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