Isletans

Isletans

About Isletans

Isleta Pueblo is an unincorporated Tanoan pueblo in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States, originally established around the 14th century. The population of Isleta Pueblo consists of mostly the Southern Tiwa ethnic group (Spanish: Tigua). They speak Isletan Tiwa, one of the two varieties or dialects of the Southern Tiwa language, of the Tanoan linguistic family. The second variety-dialect of Southern Tiwa is spoken at Sandia Pueblo.