Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico
Roswell: City in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States
Roswell is a city located in the county of Chaves in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Its population at the 2010 census was 48,366 and a population density of 624 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 47,596 inhabitants.
The city was created 154 years ago in 1868.
Quick Facts about Roswell
|Population :||47,596 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New Mexico (United States)|
|County :||Chaves County|
|Twitter username :||RoswellNM_Govt|
|Postal code :||88201–88203|
|Phone Area Codes :||575|
|Area :||77.48 km2|
|Altitude :||3,573 feet / 1089 meters|
|Capital city :||Roswell is capital of Chaves County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1869 (154 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Mountain Time Zone|
|Local time :||21:42:26 (4th June 2023)|
|Density :||614 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-1.62% (2010-2020)|
Roswell is located at 33°23'40"N 104°31'30"W (33.3943700, -104.5249100).
- Official Website
Official website of Roswell
According to census records, the population of Roswell decreased by 1.62% in 10 years.
Other Places in Roswell
1 UFO Festival
426 N Main St, Roswell, NM 88201 ➦ Show Map
☎ +15756246700 🔗 Url
2 Roswell City Hall
425 N Richardson Ave, Roswell, NM 88201 ➦ Show Map
☎ +15756376200 🔗 Url
3 Roswell City Office
500 S Richardson Ave, Roswell, NM 88203 ➦ Show Map
☎ +15756230504 🔗 Url
4 USDA Rural Development
1011 S Atkinson Ave, Roswell, NM 88203, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +15756228746 🔗 Url
People born in Roswell (48)
People born in Roswell, including singer, songwriter, activist, and humanitarian John Denver, racecar driver Ray Crawford, spiritualist J. Z. Knight, .
- George Young (American former track and field athlete and college coach) he was born in 24/07/1937
- Bill Smith (American poker player) he was born in 14/03/1934
- Joe Skeen (American politician (1927-2003)) he was born in 30/06/1927
- Austin St. John (American actor) he was born in 17/09/1974
- Susan Graham (singer) she was born in 23/07/1960
- Tom Brookshier (American football player and coach (1931-2010)) he was born in 16/12/1931
- Liz Parker (fictional character and the protagonist of the Roswell High book series and Roswell T.V. series) she was born in 01/01/1983
- Daniel R. Foley (American politician)
- David Gilman (American luger and canoeist) he was born in 06/12/1954
- DonTrell Moore (American football player) he was born in 25/09/1982
- Doris Hill (actress (1905-1976)) she was born in 21/03/1905
- Juan Guerrero Burciaga (United States federal judge) he was born in 17/08/1929
- Kim Douglas Wiggins (artist) he was born in 08/04/1959
- Kyle Valenti (Fictional character of the Roswell franchise) he was born in 01/01/1984
- Lefty Scott (American baseball player) he was born in 15/07/1915
- Maria DeLuca (Fictional character of the Roswell franchise) she was born in 01/01/1983
- Michael Levitt (television producer) he was born in 13/03/1968
- Peter Guttman (American photographer)
Schools in Roswell
College & universities near Roswell, NM
|187912||New Mexico Military Institute||Roswell (NM)||88201-5173|
Post offices near Roswell
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Roswell 2 Post Office||Roswell (NM)||88201|
Other places with the same name (4)
- Roswell , Georgia city in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States with a population of 95,434 people.
- Roswell , Ohio city in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 212 people.
- Roswell , South Dakota town in South Dakota, United States of America with a population of 69 people.
Other cities in Chaves County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chaves County , NM.
|Dexter||1,244||Town in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States|
|Hagerman||1,226||City in Gooding County, Idaho, United States|
|Lake Arthur||422||Human settlement in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Roswell distances to largest New Mexico cities