10 Largest Cities in New Mexico

The largest city in New Mexico is Albuquerque with a population of 561,188. Weed is the fastest growing city in New Mexico over the past 10 years, having grown since 2010.
Rank Name 2020 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (km²)
1Albuquerque561,188546,8062.63%1,157
2Las Cruces104,14898,3125.94%523
3Rio Rancho101,47587,96415.36%379
4Santa Fe85,50281,0255.53%632
5Roswell46,97748,465-3.07%610
6Farmington44,04446,051-4.36%493
7South Valley41,01140,9760.09%546
8Clovis38,00838,272-0.69%622
9Hobbs37,46534,1239.79%548
10Alamogordo32,20530,6884.94%581
11Carlsbad29,38326,26111.89%364
12Gallup21,60521,883-1.27%417
13Sunland Park18,68114,33230.34%554
14Los Lunas16,25515,1107.58%335
15Chaparral14,79314,6311.11%97
16Deming13,79714,822-6.92%319
17Las Vegas12,82114,044-8.71%633
18Los Alamos12,37312,0192.95%429
19North Valley12,24211,3338.02%680
20Artesia11,84811,5202.85%416
21Portales11,47012,414-7.60%558
22Bernalillo10,8338,33529.97%856
23Lovington10,71011,036-2.95%364
24Espanola10,05810,274-2.10%498
25Anthony9,2969,504-2.19%1,329
26Silver City9,28310,257-9.50%354
27Shiprock8,9668,2958.09%256
28Grants8,8569,221-3.96%229
29Corrales8,7488,3874.30%313
30Socorro8,3119,008-7.74%222
31Ruidoso7,9688,026-0.72%191
32Bloomfield7,7128,198-5.93%161
33Zuni Pueblo7,5906,30220.44%331
34Belen7,1267,294-2.30%145
35Aztec6,3226,747-6.30%194
36Edgewood6,1985,8895.25%42
37Los Ranchos de Albuquerque6,1176,0700.77%531
38Lee Acres6,0845,8583.86%181
39North Hobbs6,0685,39112.56%90
40Eldorado at Santa Fe5,9996,130-2.14%111
41Raton5,9596,867-13.22%289
42Taos5,8956,038-2.37%379
43Los Chaves5,8905,4468.15%221
44Truth or Consequences5,8296,491-10.20%80
45White Rock5,8095,7251.47%317
46Santa Teresa5,6964,25833.77%220
47Paradise Hills5,0794,25619.34%1,918
48Tucumcari4,7795,386-11.27%194
49El Cerro Mission4,7344,6571.65%311
50Rio Communities4,5524,742-4.01%228
51Placitas4,4414,977-10.77%58
52Meadow Lake4,2534,708-9.66%142
53Holloman AFB3,9553,05429.50%122
54Bosque Farms3,8313,917-2.20%376
55Milan3,6133,641-0.77%322
56Peralta3,6083,662-1.47%314
57La Cienega3,5263,819-7.67%119
58Sandia Heights3,3663,1935.42%689
59University Park3,1214,192-25.55%785
60Tularosa3,0262,8685.51%414
61Agua Fria2,9592,8005.68%471
62Eunice2,8372,911-2.54%278
63West Hammond2,7872,790-0.11%138
64Clayton2,7612,975-7.19%137
65Santa Rosa2,7082,855-5.15%209
66Dulce2,6632,743-2.92%80
67Ruidoso Downs2,6082,773-5.95%266
68Vado2,5793,194-19.25%334
69Cannon AFB2,5232,24512.38%166
70El Cerro2,5072,953-15.10%230
71Crownpoint2,5002,2789.75%137
72Ranchos de Taos2,4602,518-2.30%269
73Chimayo2,4593,177-22.60%111
74Lordsburg2,4032,788-13.81%110
75La Mesilla2,3841,77234.54%207
76Santo Domingo Pueblo2,3792,456-3.14%451
77San Felipe Pueblo2,1942,404-8.74%71
78Tome2,1721,86716.34%169
79Bayard2,1012,323-9.56%853
80San Ysidro2,0912,0900.05%305
81Jarales2,0602,475-16.77%91
82Jemez Pueblo2,0311,78813.59%384
83Pojoaque2,0181,9075.82%178
84Jal1,9792,048-3.37%158
85Sausal1,9441,05684.09%332
86Boles Acres1,8991,63815.93%60
87Valencia1,8262,192-16.70%355
88Mesilla1,8251,905-4.20%127
89Moriarty1,8211,912-4.76%101
90Nambe1,8141,818-0.22%81
91Keeler Farm1,8041,30538.24%61
92Flora Vista1,7992,191-17.89%151
93Waterflow1,7691,6705.93%79
94Spencerville1,7461,25838.79%201
95Questa1,7391,773-1.92%131
96Santa Clara1,7341,902-8.83%490
97Radium Springs1,7311,6991.88%112
98Carnuel1,7241,23239.94%125
99El Valle de Arroyo Seco1,7211,44019.51%128
100Black Rock1,6841,32327.29%385
101Upper Fruitland1,6721,6620.60%86
102Las Maravillas1,6681,6282.46%638
103Thoreau1,6661,865-10.67%40
104Arenas Valley1,6471,5228.21%156
105Hatch1,6181,6170.06%197
106Berino1,6101,44111.73%669
107Columbus1,6011,693-5.43%132
108Estancia1,6001,657-3.44%100
109Sandia Knolls1,5661,20829.64%216
110Taos Pueblo1,5181,13533.74%38
111Navajo1,4981,645-8.94%257
112La Huerta1,4971,24620.14%371
113Monterey Park1,4931,567-4.72%218
114La Luz1,4721,697-13.26%53
115Capitan1,4351,493-3.88%170
116Mescalero1,3611,3381.72%29
117Ohkay Owingeh1,3561,14318.64%136
118Loving1,3421,387-3.24%442
119Elephant Butte1,3221,437-8.00%122
120Fairacres1,30982458.86%240
121Pecos1,2961,399-7.36%287
122San Rafael1,25193334.08%47
123Skyline-Ganipa1,2081,224-1.31%76
124Dexter1,2031,265-4.90%637
125Hagerman1,1941,248-4.33%340
126San Antonito1,17998519.70%186
127La Villita1,16695721.84%331
128Hurley1,1631,291-9.91%440
129Laguna1,1511,241-7.25%41
130White Sands1,1371,651-31.13%128
131El Rito1,11080837.38%104
132Indian Hills1,10589223.88%75
133McIntosh1,0891,484-26.62%19
134El Rancho1,0881,199-9.26%200
135Angel Fire1,0771,215-11.36%14
136Texico1,0571,122-5.79%492
137Ponderosa Pine1,0571,195-11.55%51
138San Miguel1,0541,153-8.59%178
139San Pablo1,04680629.78%332
140Chamita1,04287019.77%104
141Atoka1,0191,077-5.39%58
142Twin Lakes1,0081,052-4.18%43
143La Puebla1,0051,186-15.26%128
144Chama9931,026-3.22%144
145Arroyo Seco9731,785-45.49%55
146Logan9561,045-8.52%35
147Carrizozo947994-4.73%44
148Zia Pueblo93473726.73%13
149Sedillo91180213.59%128
150Church Rock9091,128-19.41%152
151Mora90765638.26%44
152Adelino90782310.21%129
153Springer9011,040-13.37%158
154Cimarron8891,020-12.84%171
155Fort Sumner8881,038-14.45%103
156Magdalena870937-7.15%54
157Mountainair869920-5.54%212
158La Union8691,106-21.43%81
159Morningside857367133.51%3,526
160Mesita8578046.59%31
161Livingston Wheeler85160939.74%200
162Do\u00c3\u00b1a Ana8511,211-29.73%514
163Midway841971-13.39%131
164Tesuque837925-9.51%57
165Paraje8317776.95%58
166Algodones8268141.47%44
167Tohatchi8258082.10%52
168Dixon794926-14.25%27
169Santa Clara Pueblo7891,018-22.50%151
170Chili78965420.64%93
171Tatum774800-3.25%189
172Cedar Hill772847-8.85%56
173High Rolls767834-8.03%19
174Cordova75941483.33%176
175Cuba7557323.14%89
176Happy Valley75251944.89%135
177Napi Headquarters7447272.34%79
178San Ildefonso Pueblo74252441.60%65
179Alamo7421,085-31.61%7
180Cloudcroft7106794.57%168
181Cedar Crest709958-25.99%88
182Madrone682707-3.54%86
183Nenahnezad671688-2.47%74
184Chamberino666919-27.53%84
185Pe\u00c3\u00b1asco66358912.56%210
186Tierra Amarilla65338270.94%94
187Hernandez652946-31.08%148
188Salem650942-31.00%209
189Yah-ta-hey6485909.83%63
190Ojo Amarillo643766-16.06%126
191Talpa636778-18.25%187
192San Jose632695-9.06%135
193Melrose617659-6.37%141
194Pe\u00c3\u00b1a Blanca605709-14.67%34
195Cedar Grove603747-19.28%13
196Santa Ana Pueblo602610-1.31%31
197Kirtland594643-7.62%133
198Placitas5915762.60%1,620
199East Pecos583757-22.99%63
200La Mesa571728-21.57%93
201Tyrone551637-13.50%634
202Tijeras5475332.63%187
203Glorieta54343026.28%27
204Mimbres536667-19.64%47
205Highland Meadows534624-14.42%30
206Cochiti Lake522569-8.26%162
207Acomita Lake51741624.28%58
208La Plata515612-15.85%20
209La Hacienda487725-32.83%139
210Los Luceros483906-46.69%114
211Cuyamungue476479-0.63%157
212Rio Lucio47438921.85%174
213Cochiti471528-10.80%233
214Red River460476-3.36%175
215Lemitar45933039.09%129
216El Duende454707-35.79%119
217San Fidel439138218.12%40
218Sanostee43437116.98%37
219Edith Endave432211104.74%110
220Jaconita42633228.31%244
221Vaughn420446-5.83%29
222Paguate420421-0.24%22
223Ca\u00c3\u00b1ada de los Alamos416434-4.15%44
224Mesquite4141,112-62.77%195
225Williamsburg413452-8.63%328
226Rincon41327152.40%162
227Peak Place4123779.28%122
228Rock Springs410567-27.69%27
229Pueblo Pintado404192110.42%15
230Ventura403468-13.89%28
231Lake Arthur402417-3.60%292
232Isleta Village Proper389491-20.77%561
233Brimhall Nizhoni38319992.46%9
234Pueblo of Sandia Village3773692.17%128
235Jacona377412-8.50%172
236Pueblitos370794-53.40%67
237Newcomb3683398.55%24
238Pinos Altos36519884.34%186
239Canjilon36325641.80%44
240Villanueva36222958.08%19
241Rodey359388-7.47%246
242Ramah359370-2.97%36
243Crystal35731114.79%31
244Nakaibito352466-24.46%19
245North Light Plant348414-15.94%191
246Gila3443149.55%14
247San Mateo341161111.80%27
248Seama336465-27.74%21
249Chamisal3363108.39%79
250Navajo Dam32928117.08%71
251Naschitti3283018.97%51
252Nadine328376-12.77%11
253Cedro322430-25.12%23
254Rosedale313394-20.56%68
255Ribera307416-26.20%47
256Las Palomas30617376.88%74
257Ca\u00c3\u00b1on303327-7.34%7
258Beclabito303317-4.42%16
259Timberon301348-13.51%6
260Vadito2952709.26%132
261Pajarito Mesa289579-50.09%9
262Ponderosa288387-25.58%12
263Cotton City288388-25.77%4
264Reserve286293-2.39%198
265Wagon Mound283311-9.00%108
266Pulpotio Bareas283120135.83%212
267Bluewater Village277628-55.89%11
268Galisteo2752538.70%42
269White Signal27218150.28%16
270Sheep Springs2682459.39%17
271Jemez Springs2672612.30%21
272Cubero266289-7.96%11
273Tajique263130102.31%38
274Santa Cruz261368-29.08%159
275Nageezi261286-8.74%7
276Tesuque Pueblo26023311.59%46
277Los Cerrillos260321-19.00%30
278San Cristobal259273-5.13%15
279La Jara25720724.15%7
280Eagle Nest249289-13.84%22
281Chupadero248362-31.49%53
282Willard247257-3.89%103
283Abiquiu2462316.49%100
284Tecolotito2332320.43%125
285Sombrillo232351-33.90%95
286Torreon231237-2.53%11
287Truchas229560-59.11%13
288Manzano Springs22913767.15%39
289Polvadera225269-16.36%90
290Roy220232-5.17%42
291Ute Park21925
292San Jose21713758.39%316
293Torreon215326-34.05%6
294Young Place21418714.44%48
295Hanover21116726.35%58
296Maxwell208242-14.05%169
297Tecolote205298-31.21%14
298Rio en Medio20514343.36%119
299Bluewater Acres205206-0.49%25
300San Luis20410
301Sunshine203420-51.67%4
302Encinal203210-3.33%6
303Madrid201204-1.47%56
304Twin Forks2001962.04%19
305Organ200323-38.08%90
306San Ysidro1981942.06%33
307Alcalde198285-30.53%148
308San Jon194216-10.19%26
309Pleasanton19310682.08%49
310North Acomita Village192303-36.63%26
311Alamillo19210288.24%62
312Luis Lopez19110778.50%137
313Anton Chico1891880.53%41
314Cuyamungue Grant188226-16.81%29
315Lumberton186150
316Cliff184293-37.20%7
317Cruzville18228
318Lamy180218-17.43%27
319Abeytas17755
320Tse Bonito176299-41.14%48
321Gallina17515
322Elida174198-12.12%66
323Arroyo Hondo174474-63.29%41
324Whites City173151
325Glen Acres171208-17.79%70
326Buckhorn170200-15.00%14
327Pueblito167106
328Corona161174-7.47%61
329Animas160237-32.49%4
330Seboyeta157179-12.29%5
331Llano del Medio15611832.20%32
332Lake Sumner1541437.69%1
333Sena15112917.05%27
334Rowe150415-63.86%9
335Bibo1501407.14%6
336San Lorenzo14833
337Malaga1481470.68%19
338Apache Creek1447
339La Cueva142168-15.48%33
340Sandia Park141237-40.51%75
341Lyden138245-43.67%24
342Mountain View13512210.66%175
343North Hurley134300-55.33%34
344Nogal1337
345Des Moines127140-9.29%56
346Virden125148-15.54%228
347Watrous124135-8.15%84
348Cuartelez124469-73.56%35
349Hillsboro121124-2.42%22
350Velarde119502-76.29%18
351Sacramento1187
352Dora118134-11.94%16
353Picuris Pueblo11597
354Chical1111073.74%53
355Floyd108122-11.48%13
356Hope1061050.95%33
357Grady101108-6.48%146
358Monument96206-53.40%7
359Causey96108-11.11%10
360San Pedro93184-49.46%4
361Pie Town93186-50.00%1
362Fence Lake932
363Lake Valley924
364Costilla92205-55.12%12
365Brazos92164
366Orogrande916
367Mosquero8892-4.35%34
368Coyote87128-32.03%8
369Windmill8523
370Blanco85388-78.09%9
371San Acacia8346
372Canova83118-29.66%38
373Las Nutrias82149-44.97%33
374Veguita80232-65.52%37
375Soham80210-61.90%20
376Encino7982-3.66%15
377Chamizal76101-24.75%66
378Escudilla Bonita75119-36.97%2
379McCartys Village72139
380Anzac Village7250
381Quemado69228-69.74%15
382Casa Colorada69272-74.63%5
383Rodeo68101-32.67%3
384Taos Ski Valley6771-5.63%9
385Hot Springs Landing67110-39.09%57
386Winston6459
387Aragon643
388Oasis63149-57.72%12
389Chilili63137-54.01%25
390Pinehill627
391House6068-11.76%25
392Mayhill592
393Caballo58112-48.21%23
394Regina57105-45.71%3
395Puerto de Luna57141-59.57%2
396Bent56119-52.94%4
397Capulin5414
398Rancho Grande52142-63.38%47
399Los Ojos52125-58.40%14
400Folsom5258-10.34%31
401Lake Roberts Heights5126
402South Acomita Village47105-55.24%32
403Nara Visa473
404City of the Sun4772
405Playas449
406Faywood4432
407Moquino437
408Luna43158-72.78%3
409Youngsville4218
410Glenwood38143-73.43%10
411Lake Roberts3750
412Ca\u00c3\u00b1ones37118-68.64%3
413Grenville3538-7.89%36
414Cundiyo3528
415Hachita3430
416Homestead3311
417Escondida3189
418Ensenada28107-73.83%7
419Cobre24138
420Arrey23232-90.09%11
421Loco Hills22126-82.54%10
422La Madera22154-85.71%2
423Middle Frisco2115
424Golden211
425Conchas Dam16186-91.40%1
426Datil143
427La Joya125
428San Antonito112
429San Antonio11165-93.33%9
430Duran111
431Pastura89
432Weed
433Trout Valley
434Rivers
435Pueblo
436Pinon
437Pecan Park
438North San Ysidro159-100.00%
439Newkirk
440Manzano
441Lower Frisco
442Kingston
443Garfield137-100.00%

Top 443 Cities in New Mexico by Population

With a population of just over 2 million, New Mexico is ranked 36 in terms of population in the United States. Albuquerque is the most populous city in the state with a population count of over 559,000 according to 2017 estimates. Las Cruces is the only other city in New Mexico with a population that exceeds 100,000. There is a total of 18 cities that have populations between 10,000 and 100,000, including the state capital Santa Fe, which is ranked 4th in the state with 84,099 inhabitants.

Municipalities in New Mexico are designated as cities, towns and villages. These incorporated areas are spread across 33 different counties. The smallest city in New Mexico by population is Texico, which is located in Curry County. It has an estimated population of 1,130 residents.

Map of Cities in New Mexico

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates