New Mexico State Facts and Information

  • State Flag: newmexico
  • State Capital: Santa Fe
  • Largest City: Albuquerque
  • Abbreviation: NM
  • Counties: Counties in New Mexico
  • Towns & Cities: Towns and Cities in New Mexico
  • Constitution: 47th State
    Statehood: January 6, 1912
  • NickName: The Land of Enchantment
  • State Flower: yucca
  • State Tree: Pin`on
  • State Bird: Roadrunner (Greater Roadrunner)
  • State Song: "O,Fair New Mexico"
  • Land Area: 121,336 sq.mi.; 5th
  • Highest Point: Wheeler Peak; 13,161 feet
  • Lowest Point: Red Bluff Lake; 2,817
  • Border States: Colorado (N), Oklahoma (NE), Texas (E), Arizona (W), Utah (NW)

Government Links: New Mexico

Last updated on May 14, 2021