List of municipalities in New Mexico

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from List of cities in New Mexico)
Jump to: navigation, search
Map of the United States with New Mexico highlighted

New Mexico is a state located in the Western United States. According to the 2010 United States Census, New Mexico is the 15th least populous state with 2,059,192 inhabitants but the 5th largest by land area spanning 121,298.15 square miles (314,160.8 km2) of land.[1] New Mexico is divided into 33 counties and contains 102 incorporated municipalities consisting of cities, towns, and villages.[2] New Mexico's incorporated municipalities cover only 0.9% of the state's land mass but are home to 64.6% of its population.[1]

The largest municipality by population in New Mexico is Albuquerque with 545,852 residents, and the smallest municipality by population is Grenville with 38 residents.[1] The largest municipality by land area is Albuquerque which spans 187.73 sq mi (486.2 km2), while Virden is the smallest at 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2).[1]

List of municipalities[edit]

  State capital and county seat State capital

  County seatCounty seat

Name Type[1] County[1] Population
(2010)[1]
Population
(2000)[1]
Change (%) Land area
(2010)[1]
Population density
sq mi km2
AlamogordoCounty seat City Otero 30,403 35,582 −14.6% 21.43 55.5 1,418.7/sq mi (547.8/km2)
AlbuquerqueCounty seat City Bernalillo 545,852 448,607 +21.7% 187.73 486.2 2,907.6/sq mi (1,122.6/km2)
Angel Fire Village Colfax 1,216 1,048 +16.0% 28.93 74.9 42.0/sq mi (16.2/km2)
Artesia City Eddy 11,301 10,692 +5.7% 9.92 25.7 1,139.2/sq mi (439.9/km2)
AztecCounty seat City San Juan 6,763 6,378 +6.0% 12.53 32.5 539.7/sq mi (208.4/km2)
Bayard City Grant 2,328 2,534 −8.1% 0.95 2.5 2,450.5/sq mi (946.2/km2)
Belen City Valencia 7,269 6,901 +5.3% 8.29 21.5 876.8/sq mi (338.5/km2)
BernalilloCounty seat Town Sandoval 8,320 6,611 +25.9% 4.78 12.4 1,740.6/sq mi (672.0/km2)
Bloomfield City San Juan 8,112 6,417 +26.4% 7.91 20.5 1,025.5/sq mi (396.0/km2)
Bosque Farms Village Valencia 3,904 3,931 −0.7% 3.97 10.3 983.4/sq mi (379.7/km2)
Capitan Village Lincoln 1,489 1,443 +3.2% 3.22 8.3 462.4/sq mi (178.5/km2)
CarlsbadCounty seat City Eddy 26,138 25,625 +2.0% 28.94 75.0 903.2/sq mi (348.7/km2)
CarrizozoCounty seat Town Lincoln 996 1,036 −3.9% 8.36 21.7 119.1/sq mi (46.0/km2)
Causey Village Roosevelt 104 52 +100.0% 3.84 9.9 27.1/sq mi (10.5/km2)
Chama Village Rio Arriba 1,022 1,199 −14.8% 2.67 6.9 382.8/sq mi (147.8/km2)
Cimarron Village Colfax 1,021 917 +11.3% 2.00 5.2 510.5/sq mi (197.1/km2)
ClaytonCounty seat Town Union 2,980 2,524 +18.1% 8.12 21.0 367.0/sq mi (141.7/km2)
Cloudcroft Village Otero 674 749 −10.0% 1.56 4.0 432.1/sq mi (166.8/km2)
ClovisCounty seat City Curry 37,775 32,667 +15.6% 22.71 58.8 1,663.4/sq mi (642.2/km2)
Columbus Village Luna 1,664 1,765 −5.7% 2.79 7.2 596.4/sq mi (230.3/km2)
Corona Village Lincoln 172 165 +4.2% 1.04 2.7 165.4/sq mi (63.9/km2)
Corrales Village Bernalillo, Sandoval 8,329 7,334 +13.6% 10.53 27.3 791.0/sq mi (305.4/km2)
Cuba Village Sandoval 731 590 +23.9% 3.38 8.8 216.3/sq mi (83.5/km2)
DemingCounty seat City Luna 14,855 14,116 +5.2% 16.24 42.1 914.7/sq mi (353.2/km2)
Des Moines Village Union 143 177 −19.2% 1.11 2.9 128.8/sq mi (49.7/km2)
Dexter Town Chaves 1,266 1,235 +2.5% 0.74 1.9 1,710.8/sq mi (660.5/km2)
Dora Village Roosevelt 133 130 +2.3% 2.78 7.2 47.8/sq mi (18.5/km2)
Eagle Nest Village Colfax 290 306 −5.2% 4.22 10.9 68.7/sq mi (26.5/km2)
Edgewood Town Santa Fe County, New Mexico 3,735 1,893 +97.3% 48.70 126.1 76.7/sq mi (29.6/km2)
Elephant Butte City Sierra 1,431 1,390 +2.9% 4.29 11.1 333.6/sq mi (128.8/km2)
Elida Town Roosevelt 197 183 +7.7% 0.82 2.1 240.2/sq mi (92.8/km2)
Encino Village Torrance 82 94 −12.8% 1.99 5.2 41.2/sq mi (15.9/km2)
Espanola City Rio Arriba, Santa Fe 10,224 9,688 +5.5% 7.85 20.3 1,302.4/sq mi (502.9/km2)
EstanciaCounty seat Town Torrance 1,655 1,584 +4.5% 5.75 14.9 287.8/sq mi (111.1/km2)
Eunice City Lea 2,922 2,562 +14.1% 3.01 7.8 970.8/sq mi (374.8/km2)
Farmington City San Juan 45,877 37,844 +21.2% 31.51 81.6 1,456.0/sq mi (562.1/km2)
Floyd Village Roosevelt 133 78 +70.5% 3.09 8.0 43.0/sq mi (16.6/km2)
Folsom Village Union 56 75 −25.3% 0.53 1.4 105.7/sq mi (40.8/km2)
Fort SumnerCounty seat Village De Baca 1,031 1,249 −17.5% 3.31 8.6 311.5/sq mi (120.3/km2)
GallupCounty seat City McKinley 21,678 20,209 +7.3% 18.91 49.0 1,146.4/sq mi (442.6/km2)
Grady Village Curry 107 98 +9.2% 0.25 0.65 428.0/sq mi (165.3/km2)
Grants City Cibola 9,182 8,806 +4.3% 14.86 38.5 617.9/sq mi (238.6/km2)
Grenville Village Union 38 25 +52.0% 0.62 1.6 61.3/sq mi (23.7/km2)
Hagerman Town Chaves 1,257 1,168 +7.6% 1.38 3.6 910.9/sq mi (351.7/km2)
Hatch Village Doña Ana 1,648 1,673 −1.5% 2.48 6.4 664.5/sq mi (256.6/km2)
Hobbs City Lea 34,122 28,657 +19.1% 23.96 62.1 1,424.1/sq mi (549.9/km2)
Hope Village Eddy 105 107 −1.9% 1.22 3.2 86.1/sq mi (33.2/km2)
House Village Quay 68 72 −5.6% 0.91 2.4 74.7/sq mi (28.9/km2)
Hurley Town Grant 1,297 1,464 −11.4% 1.02 2.6 1,271.6/sq mi (491.0/km2)
Jal City Lea 2,047 1,996 +2.6% 4.59 11.9 446.0/sq mi (172.2/km2)
Jemez Springs Village Sandoval 250 375 −33.3% 4.75 12.3 52.6/sq mi (20.3/km2)
Lake Arthur Town Chaves 436 432 +0.9% 0.55 1.4 792.7/sq mi (306.1/km2)
Las CrucesCounty seat City Doña Ana 97,618 74,267 +31.4% 76.49 198.1 1,276.2/sq mi (492.8/km2)
Las VegasCounty seat City San Miguel 13,753 14,565 −5.6% 7.59 19.7 1,812.0/sq mi (699.6/km2)
Logan Village Quay 1,042 1,094 −4.8% 9.54 24.7 109.2/sq mi (42.2/km2)
LordsburgCounty seat City Hidalgo 2,797 3,379 −17.2% 8.39 21.7 333.4/sq mi (128.7/km2)
Los LunasCounty seat Village Valencia 14,835 10,034 +47.8% 14.63 37.9 1,014.0/sq mi (391.5/km2)
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque Village Bernalillo 6,024 5,092 +18.3% 4.35 11.3 1,384.8/sq mi (534.7/km2)
Loving Village Eddy 1,413 1,326 +6.6% 1.17 3.0 1,207.7/sq mi (466.3/km2)
LovingtonCounty seat City Lea 11,009 9,471 +16.2% 4.74 12.3 2,322.6/sq mi (896.8/km2)
Magdalena Village Socorro 938 913 +2.7% 6.26 16.2 149.8/sq mi (57.9/km2)
Maxwell Village Colfax 254 274 −7.3% 0.47 1.2 540.4/sq mi (208.7/km2)
Melrose Village Curry 651 736 −11.5% 1.69 4.4 385.2/sq mi (148.7/km2)
Mesilla Town Doña Ana 2,196 2,180 +0.7% 6.74 17.5 325.8/sq mi (125.8/km2)
Milan Village Cibola 3,245 1,891 +71.6% 4.34 11.2 747.7/sq mi (288.7/km2)
Moriarty City Torrance 1,910 1,765 +8.2% 5.84 15.1 327.1/sq mi (126.3/km2)
MosqueroCounty seat Village Harding, San Miguel 93 120 −22.5% 1.00 2.6 93.0/sq mi (35.9/km2)
Mountainair Town Torrance 928 1,116 −16.8% 1.07 2.8 867.3/sq mi (334.9/km2)
Pecos Village San Miguel 1,392 1,441 −3.4% 1.74 4.5 800.0/sq mi (308.9/km2)
Peralta[a] Town Valencia 3,660 4.46 11.6 820.6/sq mi (316.8/km2)
PortalesCounty seat City Roosevelt 12,280 11,131 +10.3% 7.06 18.3 1,739.4/sq mi (671.6/km2)
Questa Village Taos 1,770 1,864 −5.0% 5.13 13.3 345.0/sq mi (133.2/km2)
RatonCounty seat City Colfax 6,885 7,282 −5.5% 7.96 20.6 864.9/sq mi (334.0/km2)
Red River Town Taos 477 484 −1.4% 1.00 2.6 477.0/sq mi (184.2/km2)
ReserveCounty seat Village Catron 289 387 −25.3% 0.55 1.4 525.5/sq mi (202.9/km2)
Rio Rancho City Bernalillo, Sandoval 87,521 51,765 +69.1% 103.35 267.7 846.8/sq mi (327.0/km2)
RoswellCounty seat City Chaves 48,366 45,293 +6.8% 29.86 77.3 1,619.8/sq mi (625.4/km2)
Roy Village Harding 234 304 −23.0% 2.04 5.3 114.7/sq mi (44.3/km2)
Ruidoso Village Lincoln 8,029 7,698 +4.3% 16.12 41.8 498.1/sq mi (192.3/km2)
Ruidoso Downs City Lincoln 2,815 1,824 +54.3% 3.79 9.8 742.7/sq mi (286.8/km2)
San Jon Village Quay 216 306 −29.4% 2.57 6.7 84.0/sq mi (32.5/km2)
Santa Clara Village Grant 1,686 1,944 −13.3% 1.28 3.3 1,317.2/sq mi (508.6/km2)
Santa FeCounty seat City Santa Fe 67,947 62,203 +9.2% 45.98 119.1 1,477.8/sq mi (570.6/km2)
Santa RosaCounty seat City Guadalupe 2,848 2,744 +3.8% 4.97 12.9 573.0/sq mi (221.3/km2)
San Ysidro Village Sandoval 193 238 −18.9% 2.28 5.9 84.6/sq mi (32.7/km2)
Silver CityCounty seat Town Grant 10,315 10,545 −2.2% 10.13 26.2 1,018.3/sq mi (393.2/km2)
SocorroCounty seat City Socorro 9,051 8,877 +2.0% 14.39 37.3 629.0/sq mi (242.8/km2)
Springer Town Colfax 1,047 1,285 −18.5% 1.47 3.8 712.2/sq mi (275.0/km2)
Sunland Park City Doña Ana 14,106 13,309 +6.0% 11.40 29.5 1,237.4/sq mi (477.8/km2)
TaosCounty seat Town Taos 5,716 4,700 +21.6% 5.70 14.8 1,002.8/sq mi (387.2/km2)
Taos Ski Valley Village Taos 69 56 +23.2% 2.34 6.1 29.5/sq mi (11.4/km2)
Tatum Town Lea 798 683 +16.8% 1.58 4.1 505.1/sq mi (195.0/km2)
Texico City Curry 1,130 1,065 +6.1% 0.83 2.1 1,361.4/sq mi (525.7/km2)
Tijeras Village Bernalillo 541 474 +14.1% 1.15 3.0 470.4/sq mi (181.6/km2)
Truth or ConsequencesCounty seat City Sierra 6,475 7,289 −11.2% 27.57 71.4 234.9/sq mi (90.7/km2)
TucumcariCounty seat City Quay 5,363 5,989 −10.5% 9.49 24.6 565.1/sq mi (218.2/km2)
Tularosa Village Otero 2,842 2,864 −0.8% 2.81 7.3 1,011.4/sq mi (390.5/km2)
Vaughn Town Guadalupe 446 539 −17.3% 5.60 14.5 79.6/sq mi (30.8/km2)
Virden Village Hidalgo 152 143 +6.3% 0.22 0.57 690.9/sq mi (266.8/km2)
Wagon Mound Village Mora 314 369 −14.9% 1.03 2.7 304.9/sq mi (117.7/km2)
Willard Village Torrance 253 240 +5.4% 0.98 2.5 258.2/sq mi (99.7/km2)
Williamsburg Village Sierra 449 527 −14.8% 0.48 1.2 935.4/sq mi (361.2/km2)
Total 1,329,209 1,130,288 +17.6% 1,088.66 2,819.6 1,221.0/sq mi (471.4/km2)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The town incorporated on July 1, 2007.[3]

References[edit]