Albuquerque NM United States 87121
Pajarito Mesa is a census-designated place (CDP) in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 579 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area.Pajarito Mesa is a settlement located near the South Valley of Bernalillo County, NM. It has been sparsely populated since the 1970s, but its population is growing. It exhibits the same characteristics as a colonia - no piped water, sewage system, or utilities, and unsafe housing conditions - but is too far from the US Mexico Border to be considered a colonia by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a designation which would entitle the community to support infrastructure.development.GeographyPajarito Mesa is located on the western side of the Rio Grande valley, southwest of Albuquerque.According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 32.4km2, all of it land.