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Costilla, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Taos
 • Total 3.056 sq mi (7.92 km2)
 • Land 3.056 sq mi (7.92 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 7,812 ft (2,381 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 205
 • Density 67.08/sq mi (25.90/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 87524
Area code(s) 575
GNIS feature ID 898749

Costilla is a census-designated place in Taos County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 205 as of the 2010 census. Costilla has a post office with ZIP code 87524. New Mexico State Road 196 and New Mexico State Road 522 intersect in the community.


Costilla is located at 36°58′43″N 105°32′07″W / 36.978643°N 105.535269°W / 36.978643; -105.535269. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 3.056 square miles (7.92 km2), all of it land.

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