National Register of Historic Places listings in New Mexico

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This is a list of properties and districts in New Mexico that are on the National Register of Historic Places . There are more than 1,100 listings. Of these, 46 are National Historic Landmarks. There are listings in each of the state's 33 counties.

Contents

The tables linked below are intended to provide a complete list of properties and districts listed in each county. The locations of National Register properties and districts with latitude and longitude data may be seen in an online map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates". [1]

The names on the lists are as they were entered into the National Register; some place names are uncommon or have changed since being added to the National Register.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted February 21, 2020. [2]

Current listings by county

Laguna Pueblo Valencia County Laguna Mission.jpg
Laguna Pueblo Valencia County
Las Trampas Historic District Taos County LasTrampas-May05.jpg
Las Trampas Historic District Taos County
County# of
Sites
# of
NHLs
1 Bernalillo 1531
2 Catron 110
3 Chaves 200
4 Cibola 183
5 Colfax 302
6 Curry 120
7 De Baca 50
8 Doña Ana 352
9 Eddy 321
10 Grant 451
11 Guadalupe 100
12 Harding 20
13 Hidalgo 250
14 Lea 60
15 Lincoln 341
16 Los Alamos 132
17 Luna 81
18 McKinley 772
19 Mora 232
20 Otero 310
21 Quay 120
22 Rio Arriba 1144
23 Roosevelt 71
24 San Juan 380
25 San Miguel 1021
26 Sandoval 635
27 Santa Fe 928
28 Sierra 320
29 Socorro 541
30 Taos 427
31 Torrance 102
32 Union 101
33 Valencia 120
Duplicates(11) [3] (3) [4]
TOTAL1,16845
Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse (Albuquerque) Bernalillo County Federal Building Albuquerque.jpg
Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse (Albuquerque) Bernalillo County

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References

  1. The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on February 21, 2020.
  3. Bandelier CCC Historic District in Los Alamos and Sandoval counties; Bandelier National Monument in Los Alamos, Sandoval, and Santa Fe Counties; Crow Canyon Archaeological District in San Juan and Rio Arriba Counties; Gran Quivera Historic District in Socorro and Torrance counties; Puye Ruins in Rio Arriba and Sandoval counties; Route 66, State maintained from Montoya to Cuervo in Guadalupe and Quay counties; Posi-ouinge in Rio Arriba and Taos counties; Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument in Socorro and Torrance counties; Tipton-Black Willow Ranch Historic District in Mora and San Miguel counties; and Zuni-Cibola Complex in Cibola and McKinley counties
  4. Bandelier CCC Historic District in Los Alamos and Sandoval counties; Puye Ruins in Rio Arriba and Sandoval counties; and Zuni-Cibola Complex in Cibola and McKinley counties