L1 users: 6,680 (Golla 2007). Includes 500 Zia speakers, 390 Santa Ana, 2,340 San Felipe, 2,850 Santo Domingo, 600 Cochiti (Golla 2007). 2010 census lists 13,100 as Keres. Ethnic population: 8,100 (Golla 2007). Includes 1,200 Cochiti, 2,600 San Felipe, 650 Santa Ana, 2,850 Santo Domingo, 800 Zia.
New Mexico: Cochiti, San Felipe, Santa Ana, Santo Domingo, and Zia pueblos.
Cochiti, San Felipe, Santa Ana, Santo Domingo, Zia.
Rates of language retention vary considerably from community to community. All ages, but few children in Zia and Cochiti. Also use English [eng].
Latin script [Latn].
Outsiders are discouraged from learning the language.