Sitemap to all highway guides covering roads across New Mexico. Photography contributions by Alex Nitzman, Andy Field, Brent Ivy and Kevin Trinkle. Many thanks to Kevin Trinkle and Phillip Dennis for accompanying us on these roadtrips through the Land of Enchantment.

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Population Statistics

State Population
2,095,428
Top County Populations
Bernalillo 678,701 Doña Ana 217,522 Santa Fe 150,056
Sandoval 145,179 San Juan 125,043 Valencia 76,456
Top City Populations
Albuquerque 560,218 Las Cruces 102,926 Rio Rancho 98,023
Santa Fe 84,612 Roswell 47,635 Farmington 44,788
Source: U.S. Census Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018)

About New Mexico

  • Capital: Santa Fe
  • Nickname: Land of Enchantment
  • Area: 121,593 square miles or 314,925 square kilometers, 5th largest
  • Statehood: 47th state; admitted January 6, 1912
  • Total Interstate Mileage: 999.90
  • Highest Point: Wheeler Peak 13,161 Feet above Sea Level

Updated June 27, 2019.