The United States of America

New Mexico

Land & Soil Jurisdiction

 

New Mexico: Metes & Bounds

(Statehood: January 6, 1912; 47th State)

The name of this state is New Mexico, and its boundaries are as follows:

Beginning at the point where the thirty-seventh parallel of north latitude intersects the one hundred and third meridian west from Greenwich;

thence along said one hundred and third meridian to the thirty-second parallel of north latitude;

thence along said thirty-second parallel to the Rio Grande, also known as the Rio Bravo del Norte, as it existed on the ninth day of September, one thousand eight hundred and fifty;

thence, following the main channel of said river, as it existed on the ninth day of September, one thousand eight hundred and fifty, to the parallel of thirty-one degrees forty-seven minutes north latitude;

thence west one hundred miles to a point;

thence south to the parallel of thirty-one degrees twenty minutes north latitude;

thence along said parallel of thirty-one degrees twenty minutes, to the thirty-second meridian of longitude west from Washington;

thence along said thirtysecond meridian to the thirty-seventh parallel of north latitude;

thence along said thirtyseventh parallel to the point of beginning.

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Recording Secretaries By County

New Mexico Counties

Bernalillo County
Colfax County
Eddy County
Hidalgo County
Quay County
San Miguel County
Socorro County
Valencia County
Curry County
Lea County
McKinley County
Rio Arriba County
Sandoval County
Taos County
Chaves County
De Baca County
Guadalupe County
Lincoln County
Mora County
Roosevelt County
Santa Fe County
Torrance County
Cibola County
Dona Ana County
Harding County
Los Alamos County
Otero County
San Juan County
Union County