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Welcome to Corrales ...

The village of Corrales is located in central New Mexico.

Corrales is primarily located in Bernalillo County<1>. A portion of Corrales extends into Sandoval County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Corrales has a population of 8,702 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Corrales.

The community of Corrales is 5,030 feet [1,533 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Corrales is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Corrales lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Corrales: (505)

The ZIP code for Corrales: 87048<4>

Websites for Corrales ...

Official Website: www.corralesnm.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Corrales had an population of 8,702 people. This is an increase of 4.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Corrales had a population of 8,329 people. This makes Corrales the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Corrales represents 0.4% of the population of New Mexico (which has 2,059,179 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,329 people, the population of Corrales increased 13.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,334 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Corrales.

Adding Corrales to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Corrales in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Corrales was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Corrales on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Corrales ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Corrales.

  • Albuquerque [Bernalillo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albuquerque
    • Albuquerque [Bernalillo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Corrales
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 562,540 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albuquerque
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albuquerque<6>
  • Rio Rancho [Bernalillo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Rancho
    • Rio Rancho [Bernalillo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Corrales
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Rancho
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Rancho<6>
  • Tijeras [Bernalillo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tijeras
    • Tijeras [Bernalillo County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Corrales
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tijeras have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tijeras
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tijeras<6>
  • North Valley [Bernalillo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Valley
    • North Valley [Bernalillo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Corrales
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Valley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bernalillo [Sandoval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bernalillo
      • Bernalillo [Sandoval County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Corrales
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bernalillo have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bernalillo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bernalillo<6>
    • Los Ranchos de Albuquerque [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
      • Los Ranchos de Albuquerque [Bernalillo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Corrales
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,129 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
    • Paradise Hills [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise Hills
      • Paradise Hills [Bernalillo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Corrales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise Hills
    • Sandia Heights [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandia Heights
      • Sandia Heights [Bernalillo County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Corrales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandia Heights
    • Hoffmantown [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoffmantown
      • Hoffmantown [Bernalillo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Corrales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoffmantown
    • Martinez Town [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinez Town
      • Martinez Town [Bernalillo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Corrales
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinez Town have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinez Town

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Corrales. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Corrales.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Corrales. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Corrales.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Corrales. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Corrales.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Corrales ...

Looking for more information about Corrales? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Corrales, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Corrales.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New Mexico

About Bernalillo County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Corrales: www.corralesnm.org/

The official website for Bernalillo County: www.bernco.gov/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Bernalillo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Corrales.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Corrales - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Corrales). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Corrales or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Corrales) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Corrales. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CorralesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Corrales. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2378, Longitude: -106.6069    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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