New Mexico

Capital: Santa Fe
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
2,084,594
Population 2013 2,086,895
Population 2014 2,085,572
Below Poverty 2011 22.2
Below Poverty 2012 20.4
Below Poverty 2013 21.7
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 54.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 53.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 53.8
Unemployed 2011 8.7
Unemployed 2012 7.0
Unemployed 2013 6.9
Unemployed 2014 6.5
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 1,992
STATE FACTS
The Navajo, the Nation's largest Native American tribe, have a reservation that covers 14 million acres.
White Sands National Monument is a desert, not of sand, but of gleaming white gypsum crystals.
Moon Rocks can be found at the International Space Hall of Fame that is located in Alamogordo.