New Mexico is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States. It covers an area of approximately 121,589 square miles (314,917 square kilometers) and has a population of around 2.1 million people.
New Mexico is bordered by Colorado to the north, Oklahoma and Texas to the east, Mexico to the south, and Arizona to the west. The state’s landscape is diverse, including deserts, mesas, mountains, and forests.
New Mexico has a semi-arid to arid climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The state is known for its rich history, diverse cultures, and unique art and cuisine. New Mexico is also home to several major universities, including the University of New Mexico and New Mexico State University.
The state’s economy is driven by a range of industries, including oil and gas production, agriculture, and tourism. New Mexico is a major producer of copper, potash, and uranium, and is home to several major research institutions, including Los Alamos National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories. The state’s largest city is Albuquerque, while its capital is Santa Fe.