is located in the southwest United States. The Capital is Santa Fe and the largest city is Albuquerque. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.newmexico.gov/. New Mexico
is the 36th most populous state in the United States. The 2014 population estimate is 2,085,572 and the 2010 census population was 2,059,192. The land area is 121,298.15 square miles and there are 17
persons per square mile.
82.9% of the population is White, 2.5% is Black or African American, 47.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.6% is Asian, 10.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.4% are two or more races. 83.6% are a high school graduate or higher, and 25.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $160,000. There are on average 2.66 persons per household, the per capita income is $23,763, the median household income is $44,927, and 20.4% of the persons in New Mexico
are considered below poverty level.