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New Mexico is a state in the Southwestern United States. New Mexico is the fifth-largest state. The state capital is Santa Fe, which is the oldest capital in the U.S., founded in 1610 as the government seat of Nuevo México in New Spain; the largest city is Albuquerque.

New Mexico State Profile

New Mexico State Profile
New Mexico is a state in the Southwestern United States. New Mexico's history has contributed to its unique demographic and cultural character. One of only six majority-minority states, it has the nation's highest percentage of Hispanic and Latino Americans and the second-highest percentage of Native Americans New Mexico is one of the Mountain States of [...]

30 Interesting Facts About New Mexico

Interesting Facts About New Mexico

Facts About New Mexico New Mexico’s State Constitution officially declares that it’s a bilingual state. 1/3 of families in New Mexico speak Spanish at home. Pueblo people have lived continuously for more than a thousand years at Taos Pueblo in north-central New Mexico. New Mexico is one of 20 states with a UNESCO World Heritage […]

10 Interesting Facts About Clovis, New Mexico

Facts About Clovis, New Mexico

Facts About Clovis Clovis began in 1906 when the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway was being constructed through the area and railway engineers were ordered to choose a townsite. At first, known as “Riley’s Switch”, it was reportedly renamed Clovis by the station master’s daughter, who was studying about Clovis, the first Catholic king […]

10 Interesting Facts About Hobbs, New Mexico

Facts About Hobbs, New Mexico

Facts About Hobbs Hobbs is a city in Lea County, New Mexico, United States. The largest industries in Hobbs are mining/quarrying and oil and gas extraction, followed by retail trade and educational services. Hobbs was founded in 1907 by James Isaac Hobbs. Hobbs is the principal city of the Hobbs, New Mexico micropolitan statistical area, […]

10 Interesting Facts About South Valley

Facts About South Valley

Facts About South Valley South Valley is located in central Bernalillo County at 35°1′N 106°41′W / 35.017°N 106.683°W. South Valley has a total area of 30.1 square miles, of which 28.8 square miles is land and 1.3 square miles, or 4.23%, is water. The median income for a household in South Valley was $36,821, and the […]

10 Interesting Facts About Carlsbad

Facts About Carlsbad

Facts About Carlsbad Carlsbad is a city in and the county seat of Eddy County, New Mexico, United States Carlsbad is centred at the intersection of U.S. Routes 62/180 and 285 and is the principal city of the Carlsbad-Artesia Micropolitan Statistical Area Carlsbad is a hub for potash mining, petroleum production, and tourism. Carlsbad was […]