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Where is New Mexico, United States?

Location of state of New Mexico on a map

New Mexico is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 2,059,179 people, it is the 37th largest division in United States in terms of population.

New Mexico gained its current status as a state in the year 1912. The government of New Mexico is lead by Susana Martinez and is based in the state capital of Santa Fe (Population: 67,947).

The most populous cities in New Mexico are: Albuquerque (Population: 545,852), Las Cruces (Population: 97,618), Rio Rancho (Population: 87,521), Enchanted Hills (Population: 87,521), Santa Fe (Population: 67,947).

New Mexico State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
ISO Code US_NM
Time Zone MDT
Year of Establishment 1912
Capital Santa Fe (Population: 67,947)
Head of Government Susana Martinez
Total Population 2,059,179
Total Area 314,926 sq km (121,594 sq miles)
Population Density 6.5 sq km (16.9 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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