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Encyclopedia > List of counties in New Mexico

List of New Mexico counties: Official language(s) None, English, Spanish(de facto) Capital Santa Fe Largest city Albuquerque Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 5th 315,194 km² 550 km 595 km 0. ...

New Mexico counties
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New Mexico counties
  1. Bernalillo County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  2. Catron County formed in 1921 from part of Socorro County.
  3. Chaves County formed in 1889 from part of Lincoln County.
  4. Cibola County formed in 1981 from part of Valencia County.
  5. Colfax County formed in 1869 from part of Mora County.
  6. Curry County formed in 1909 from parts of Quay County and Roosevelt County.
  7. De Baca County formed in 1917 from parts of Chaves County and Guadalupe County.
  8. Doña Ana County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  9. Eddy County formed in 1889 from part of Lincoln County.
  10. Grant County formed in 1868 from part of Dona Ana County.
  11. Guadalupe County formed in 1891 from part of San Miguel County.
  12. Harding County formed in 1921 from parts of Mora County and Union County.
  13. Hidalgo County formed in 1919 from part of Grant County.
  14. Lea County formed in 1917 from parts of Chaves County and Eddy County.
  15. Lincoln County formed in 1869 from part of Socorro County.
  16. Los Alamos County formed in 1949 from parts of Sandoval County and Santa Fe County.
  17. Luna County formed in 1901 from parts of Dona Ana County and Grant County.
  18. McKinley County formed in 1899 from part of Bernalillo County.
  19. Mora County formed in 1860 from part of Taos County.
  20. Otero County formed in 1899 from parts of Dona Ana County and Lincoln County.
  21. Quay County formed in 1903 from part of Guadalupe County.
  22. Rio Arriba County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  23. Roosevelt County formed in 1903 from parts of Chaves County and Guadalupe County.
  24. San Juan County formed in 1887 from part of Rio Arriba County.
  25. San Miguel County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  26. Sandoval County formed in 1903 from part of Bernalillo County.
  27. Santa Fe County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  28. Sierra County formed in 1884 from parts of Dona Ana County and Socorro County.
  29. Socorro County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  30. Taos County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.
  31. Torrance County formed in 1903 from parts of Bernalillo County and Valencia County.
  32. Union County formed in 1893 from parts of Colfax County, Mora County and San Miguel County.
  33. Valencia County one of the 9 original counties formed in 1852.

Download high resolution version (787x865, 34 KB) SOURCE: http://www. ... Download high resolution version (787x865, 34 KB) SOURCE: http://www. ... Location in the state of New Mexico Formed Seat Albuquerque Area  - Total  - Water 3,027 km² (1,169 mi²) 7 km² (3 mi²) 0. ... Catron County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Chaves County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Cibola County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Colfax County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Curry County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... De Baca County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Doña Ana County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Eddy County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Grant County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Guadalupe County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Harding County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Hidalgo County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Lea County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Lincoln County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Los Alamos County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Luna County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... McKinley County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Mora County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Otero County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Quay County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Rio Arriba County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Roosevelt County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... San Juan County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... San Miguel County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Sandoval County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Santa Fe County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Sierra County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Socorro County is a county located in the state of New Mexico, United States. ... Taos County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Torrance County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Union County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ... Valencia County is a county located in the state of New Mexico. ...

Defunct county

Santa Ana County does not exist today. ...

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  • Brief County Histories
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