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18 Reasons Living In New Mexico Is The Best – And Everyone Should Move Here

Given that New Mexico’s population hovers at a little over 2 million and there are roughly 318 million folks living in the U.S., most people haven’t gotten the memo that our state is an awesome place to live. On the one hand, we’d like to keep it that way. Then again, we also feel obliged to share the enchantment of the Land of…well, Enchantment, with others. (Added bonus: this also acts as a public service announcement to inform people that New Mexico is one of the 50 states.)

What’s your favorite part about living in New Mexico? Is it the natural beauty? Our state’s lengthy history? The small towns? Or the food?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.