Las Cruces, New Mexico

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
City of Las Cruces
View o Las Cruces wi the Organ Moontains tae the east
View o Las Cruces wi the Organ Moontains tae the east
Eik-name(s): 
The City of the Crosses
Motto(s): 
People Helping People
Location o Las Cruces within Doña Ana Coonty an New Mexico
Location o Las Cruces within Doña Ana Coonty an New Mexico
Las Cruces, New Mexico is locatit in the US
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 32°18′52″N 106°46′44″W / 32.31444°N 106.77889°W / 32.31444; -106.77889Coordinates: 32°18′52″N 106°46′44″W / 32.31444°N 106.77889°W / 32.31444; -106.77889
KintraUnitit States
StateNew Mexico
CoontyDoña Ana
Foondit1849
Incorporatit1907[1]:135
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil–manager
 • MayorKen Miyagishima
 • Ceety ManagerRobert Garza
Area
 • Ceety198.5 km2 (76.6 sq mi)
 • Land198.1 km2 (76.5 sq mi)
 • Water0.4 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Elevation
1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Population
 • Ceety97,618 (US: 285t)
 • Estimate 
(2015)[3]
101,643 (US: 295th)
 • Density511.9/km2 (1,326/sq mi)
 • Metro
209,233 (US: 225t)
1,045,180 (El Paso–Las Cruces CSA)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Moontain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (DST)
Aurie code(s)575
FIPS code35-39380
GNIS featur ID0899715
Wabsteidwww.las-cruces.org

Las Cruces, an aa kent as "The City of the Crosses", is the coonty seat o Doña Ana Coonty, New Mexico, Unitit States.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Las Cruces haes twa sister ceeties, as designate bi Sister Cities International:

Las Cruces Sister Cities Foundation[4] is responsible for overseeing sister ceeties activities on behalf o the ceetizens o Las Cruces.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Harris, Linda G. (1993). Las Cruces: An Illustrated History. Las Cruces: Arroyo Press. ISBN 0-9623682-5-3.
  2. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Las Cruces city, New Mexico". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 3, 2015.
  3. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  4. "Las Cruces Sister Cities Foundation". Lascrucessistercities.org. June 30, 2010. Retrieved November 12, 2010.