New Mexico Area Information
New Mexico is located in the Southwestern United States, along the Rocky Mountain Chain. It is the fifth largest state in the United States (121,593 sq. mi), with a population of 2,085,572. New Mexicans are proud of their rich culture, new homes and authentic New Mexican food. True to the title of “Land of Enchantment” New Mexico on average has the most days of full sunshine per year, out of all 50 states, with 167 clear days per year. New Mexico has a vast range of climates from mountain peaks up to 13k feet, great for hiking, skiing, or mountain biking. To large bodies of water and rivers, perfect for rafting, boating and camping. Most New Mexicans love spending time outdoors. With the state being so vast, and with so many day of sunshine it never feels too crowded wherever you happen to land.