New Mexico

Capital: Santa Fe
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
2,083,024
Population 2015 2,080,328
Population 2016 2,081,015
Below Poverty 2014 20.0
Below Poverty 2015 19.7
Below Poverty 2016 17.8
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 53.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 53.5
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 53.7
Unemployed 2014 6.7
Unemployed 2015 6.6
Unemployed 2016 6.7
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 6.1
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 1,719
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.