Roswell, New Mexico

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Roswell, New Mexico
Ceety
Main Street in dountoun Roswell
Main Street in dountoun Roswell
Banner o Roswell, New Mexico
Banner
Offeecial seal o Roswell, New Mexico
Seal
Nickname(s): 
"All America City - Alien City"
Location in Chaves Coonty in the state o New Mexico
Location in Chaves Coonty in the state o New Mexico
Roswell, New Mexico is locatit in the US
Roswell, New Mexico
Roswell, New Mexico
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 33°23′14″N 104°31′41″W / 33.38722°N 104.52806°W / 33.38722; -104.52806Coordinates: 33°23′14″N 104°31′41″W / 33.38722°N 104.52806°W / 33.38722; -104.52806
KintraUnitit States
StateNew Mexico
CoontyChaves
Govrenment
 • MayorDennis Kintigh
Area
 • Total77.5 km2 (29.9 sq mi)
 • Land77.3 km2 (29.8 sq mi)
 • Water0.1 km2 (0.04 sq mi)
Elevation
1,089 m (3,573 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Tot48,411
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
48,184
 • Density620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−7 (Moontain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (DST)
ZIP codes
88201-88203
Aurie code(s)575
FIPS code35-64930
GNIS featur ID0894171
Wabsteidwww.roswell-nm.gov

Roswell is a ceety in New Mexico. It is the coonty seat o Chaves Coonty in the sootheastren quarter o the state o New Mexico, Unitit States.[2] Roswell is maist popularly kent for haein its name attached tae whit is nou cried the Roswell UFO incident, tho the crash steid o the alleged UFO wis some 75 miles (121 km) frae Roswell an closer tae Corona.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.