Chama, NM has a population of 767 and is the 16,892nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 287 per sq mi which is 1576% higher than the New Mexico average and 217% higher than the national average. The median age in Chama is 44 which is approximately 17% higher than the New Mexico average of 37. In Chama, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 53% speak English and 42% speak Spanish. 66% of Chama residents were born in New Mexico, 31% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.