Chamisal is a census-designated place (CDP) in Taos County, New Mexico, United States. It is on the scenic High Road to Taos. The population was 301 at the 2000 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 301 people, 121 households, and 79 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 182.6 people per square mile (70.4/km²). There were 156 housing units at an average density of 94.6 per square mile (36.5/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 16.28% White, 0.33% African American, 0.66% Native American, 0.33% Pacific Islander, 76.08% from other races, and 6.31% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 92.03% of the population.