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 Unitit States
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)
 • Laund198.1 km2 (76.5 sq mi)
 • Water0.4 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Elevation
1,200 m (3900 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)
Area code(s)575
FIPS code35-39380
GNIS featur ID0899715
Websitewww.las-cruces.org

Las Cruces, forby 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. Archived frae the original on 13 Februar 2020. Retrieved 3 November 2015.
  3. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved 4 Juin 2015.
  4. "Las Cruces Sister Cities Foundation". Lascrucessistercities.org. 30 Juin 2010. Archived frae the original on 26 Julie 2011. Retrieved 12 November 2010.