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These 10 Towns In New Mexico Have The Strangest Names You’ll Ever See

There are towns in every state with weird names, the kind that make you wonder if your map app is messing with you. While many New Mexican town names are unfamiliar because they’re in Spanish or because they have Native American origins, others are just bizarre.

New Mexico also has a hamlet called House, which begs the question: just the one? Can you think of any other unusual New Mexican town names? Share with us in the comments!

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.