Valencia County , New Mexico

Valencia County: County in New Mexico, United States

Valencia County locator map
Location of Valencia County on New Mexico map.

About

Valencia County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, the population was 76,569 and a population density of 28 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 77,574 inhabitants. Its county seat is Los Lunas. The county was created 169 years ago in 1852.

Valencia County New Mexico Courthouse image
Valencia County New Mexico Courthouse
Valencia County New Mexico Courthouse image

Geography

Valencia County is located at 34°42'56"N 106°48'33"W (34.7154500, -106.8091100). It has 4 neighbors: Bernalillo County, Cibola County, Socorro County and Torrance County.

Valencia County map

The largest city of Valencia County is Belen with a population of 7,496. Other cities include, Los Chavez population 5,446, Meadow Lake population 4,708 and Jarales population 2,475. See all Valencia County cities & populated places.

Weather

Valencia County forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. more

Valencia County Quick Facts

Population : 77,574 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
Area : 2765 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Valencia
Altitude : 5,128 feet / 1563 meters
Capital : Los Lunas
Establishment : January 01, 1852
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 17:00:10 (24th October 2021)
Density : 28 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.3% (2010-2020)
Weather : 42℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Valencia County has 4 neighbours.

  • Los Lunas

Demographics

The population of Valencia County increased by 1.3% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 76,569 - census
2011 76,960 0.51% estimation process
2012 76,789 -0.22% estimation process
2013 76,491 -0.39% estimation process
2014 75,892 -0.79% estimation process
2015 75,661 -0.31% estimation process
2016 75,599 -0.08% estimation process
2017 75,884 0.38% estimation process
2018 76,305 0.55% estimation process
2019 76,688 0.5% estimation process
2020 77,574 1.14% estimation process

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People born in Valencia County (2)

People born in Valencia County, including politician Miguel Antonio Otero, Lincoln County regulator Yginio Salazar, you can see a list of people who born in Valencia County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Valencia County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Valencia County.

City Name Population Title
Los Lunas 16,282 Village in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States
Belen 7,496 City in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States
Los Chavez 5,446 City in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States of America
Meadow Lake 4,708 Human settlement in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States of America
Bosque Farms 3,851 Village in New Mexico, United States
Peralta 3,635 Town in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States
Jarales 2,475 City in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States of America

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