Cities in New Mexico

New Mexico is one of the Mountain States and the fifth largest state by area in the United States. It is the 36th most populated state in the country. Albuquerque is the most populated city in New Mexico. As of 2016, the city had an estimated population of 559,277 people. Las Cruces is the second largest city with a population of 101,759 inhabitants. Rio Rancho is the third largest city and comprises a population of 96,028 people. Santa Fe is the capital of New Mexico and the fourth largest city in the state. As of 2016, the city had an estimated population of 83,875 people. Other cities that have a population of more than 30,000 people are Roswell, Farmington, and Clovis. Grenville, a village in Union County, is the least populated. As of 2016, Grenville had a population of around 34 inhabitants.

New Mexico Cities Map

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Nicknamed the “Land of Enchantment“, the state of New Mexico is located in the southwestern United States. The state is known for vast deserts, rugged flat-topped hills, the hit AMC series Breaking Bad, and cultural heritage with strong Hispanic and Native American influences.

The largest city in the state, Albuquerque hosts International Balloon Fiesta (a yearly festival of hot air balloons) during the first week of October. Popular places to visit in the city are: Albuquerque Biological Park, Albuquerque Museum, Museum of Natural History and Science, and Old Town Albuquerque.

Las Cruces, or "The City of the Crosses“, is located near the Organ Mountains in the Mesilla Valley. With an elevation of 2,194 meters, Santa Fe is the highest state capital in the US. The city of Clovis is known for its role in early rock music history. Farmington, Roswell, and Rio Rancho are other cities in New Mexico worth visiting.

Getting In and Around

Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) is the primary international gateway to the state. Amtrak's Southwest Chief, Texas Eagle, and Sunset Limited provide train connectivity to major cities in New Mexico. I-10, I-25, and I-40 along with US 54, US 60, US, 64, and US 285 create a dense road network in the state.

List of Cities in New Mexico

City NameCountyPopulation
AnthonyDoña Ana9,360
AztecSan Juan6,763
BloomfieldSan Juan8,112
Elephant ButteSierra1,431
EspañolaRio Arriba10,224
FarmingtonSan Juan45,877
City NameCountyPopulation
Las CrucesDoña Ana97,618
Las VegasSan Miguel13,753
Rio RanchoSandoval87,521
Ruidoso DownsLincoln2,815
Santa FeSanta Fe67,947
Santa RosaGuadalupe2,848
Sunland ParkDoña Ana14,106
Truth or ConsequencesSierra6,475

Last Updated Date: August 28th, 2017

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