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Ohkay Owingeh (pronounced [ˈokɛ oˈwiŋɛ]) is a pueblo in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States, 25 miles (40 km.) north of Santa Fe. It was previously known as San Juan Pueblo until returning to its pre-Spanish name in November 2005. The Tewa name of the pueblo means "place of the strong people." The pueblo was founded around 1200 AD. By tradition, the Tewa people moved here from the north, perhaps from the San Luis Valley of southern Colorado. After taking control of the pueblo in 1598, the Spanish conquistador Don Juan de Oñate renamed the pueblo San Juan de los Caballeros after his patron saint, John the Baptist. He then established the first Spanish capital of New Mexico nearby. Ohkay Owingeh is the headquarters of the Eight Northern Indian Pueblos Council, and the pueblo peop... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Rio Arriba County3,357 Population (as of 2000)
New Mexico State352 Population (current)
30.0 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$90,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$27,688 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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22 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,109,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
807 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$17,066,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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