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Taos is a city in Cole County, in the Jefferson City metro area.
The latitude of Taos is 38.506N. The longitude is -92.07W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 728 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 870.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Taos demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cole County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 65101 ZIP code.
55% of Taos residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Taos ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Taos was $18,481, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Taos residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Taos, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $182. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $804.
Cole County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Taos political report.
The average commute time for Taos workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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