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
|Year of Establishment||1912|
|Capital||Santa Fe (Population: 67,947)|
|Head of Government||Susana Martinez|
|Total Area||314,926 sq km (121,594 sq miles)|
|Population Density||6.5 sq km (16.9 sq miles)|