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Costilla, New Mexico
Census-designated place
La Plaza de Arriba in Costilla.
La Plaza de Arriba in Costilla.
Costilla, New Mexico is located in New Mexico
Costilla, New Mexico
Costilla, New Mexico
Location in New Mexico
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)
7,812 ft (2,381 m)
 • Total 205
 • Density 67.08/sq mi (25.90/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
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. State roads 196 and 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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