Home to Albuquerque as well as a considerable number of the state’s residents, Bernalillo is the most densely populated county in New Mexico which also makes it home to some of the highest priced land in the state. It’s easy to see why this is as the County has so much to offer; from the casinos and nightlife, arts and culture, fun and recreation of the city to the national monuments and hiking trails of its rural areas, Bernalillo literally has something for everyone, no matter their age or interest.
Paved Roads, Power,
Water And Spectacular Views
Price: $40,000
Acres: 1.2
Subdivision: Rancho Verde
Nearest Town: Sedillo
Reference Number: BRNM-3201
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Home to the second largest concentration of population in the state, Doña Ana County is known for its rich history, diverse culture and numerous attractions. From the Old Mesilla Village to the Spaceport America, in Dona Ana County you can see iconic reminders of America’s old west heritage, or get a glimpse of where we’re going in the future. National parks such as White Sands and Organ Mountain Desert Peak National Monument are just a few of the many you’ll find along the rural outskirts of this region, while great nightlife, restaurants, museums and theatres await you in the urban heart of Las Cruces. This picturesque county offers some of the most ensorcelling scenery in the state and helps define why New Mexico truly is the ‘land of enchantment.’
Home to the Lincoln National Forest and the White Sands National Monument, Otero County is a stunning example of the epic beauty of the American West. Located in the south central region of New Mexico, Otero County lays claim to the charming western towns of Alamogordo, Cloudcroft and Tularosa and more wide open spaces than people. As this county boasts a population of less than 65,000 you’ll find there’s a lot to explore in this largely untouched region. From the Three Rivers Petroglyph Site to the Oliver Lee Memorial State Park and Dog Canyon Trail, the grandeur of rugged western landscapes await you after every turn. In the mood for a different type of fun? The Mescalero Reservation has the Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort and Casino, and nearby to the north is Ruidoso Downs and Ski Apache.
Home to some of the best lakes, trails, fishing, boating, camping, hunting and ranch land in the state, Rio Arriba County is rich with a diverse landscape and scenery perfect for any outdoor or nature enthusiast. For hunters there’s the elk, mule deer, black bear, wild turkey and mountain grouse and for the fishermen there’s numerous types of bass, trout and catfish all of which populate the forests, fields and streams of this picturesque county. From the Navajo Dam in the northwest to the Abiquiu Lake in the south east, if you buy land in Rio Arriba County you’re never too far from a relaxing afternoon in the outdoors. Additionally, with nearby Taos County a quick drive to some of the best skiing in America is never too far away.
Hunting, Access & Ranchland w/ Power Poles At The Lot Line
Price: $48,000
Acres: 40
Subdivision: None
Nearest Town: Tres Piedras
Reference Number: RANM-4985
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Sandoval County is a geographically large region which boasts not only the suburbs of Albuquerque in its south but also the rural hunting and fishing areas of La Jara and Cuba in its north. Because of this as well as its proximity to Albuquerque the County is immensely popular amongst those moving to the state, but especially retirees. Sandoval is also home to twelve Native American reservations and protected areas such as Bandelier National Monument, Cibola National Forest and Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument to name just a few.
Located in the beautiful “four corners” region of the US, San Juan County has more to offer than you might expect. Recognized worldwide for premier big game hunting and for abundant fishing, particularly in the three rivers that flow through the area (Animas, La Plat and the San Juan River), this area is an outdoorsman’s paradise. Numerous activities, including camping, horse racing, hiking and mountain biking may be enjoyed year round. Some of the best skiing in the country is also just a short drive away to the north in nearby Telluride as well as just one county to the east in New Mexico’s world famous Taos Ski Valley. If skiing is not your thing, try the Navajo Dam and Marina which offers a variety of water based recreation activities including boating, jet skiing and swimming. In addition, San Juan County has many other points of interest such as Indian ruins, including Chaco Canyon National Park, the Aztec Ruins, Salmon Ruins, and nearby Mesa Verde National Park. In short, if you choose to live here you’ll have no shortage of great things to see and experience.
Power, Gas And Water Lines;
RV Friendly, Close To Marina
Price: $12,500
Acres: 4.76
Subdivision: None
Nearest Town: Navajo City
Reference Number: SJNM-0003

Known for its rich history and culture, Santa Fe County is also home to a wide variety of activities, from world class skiing, hiking and biking to its renown local cuisine. Considered an artist’s enclave to the sophisticated people who call this area home, Santa Fe County boasts the well-known opera house, museums, railyard and invigorating spas that help define its image as a rustic, western paradise. But this area also possesses untold riches in its beautiful outdoor trails, parks and pueblos. In fact, the Turquoise Trail, Nambe Falls and El Santuario De Chimayo are just a few of the magnificent sites you’ll be able to explore when you make this county your new home.
Located in the beautiful “four corners” region of the US, San Juan County has more to offer than Torrance County is one of the most productive agricultural counties in the United States. Pinto beans, corn, alfalfa and pumpkins are just a small portion of the crops that are harvested here each year. With the presence of the beautiful Manzano Mountains, Salinas National Monument and vast open, undisturbed rangeland it's easy to see why so many farmers, ranchers, and wildlife call Torrance County home.
Well Rights, Underground Power
And Gated Access
Price: $25,000
Acres: 19.92
Subdivision: Deer Canyon Preserve
Nearest Town: Mountainair
Reference Number: TRNM-1727
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Located just south of Albuquerque, this adjacent county is home to the quaint communities of Belen and Los Lunas as well as a number of spectacular mountains, trails and national parks. Unlike its neighbor to the north which houses a major city, its half million inhabitants and sky high real estate values, Valencia is surprisingly rural and affordable and currently benefiting from the overflow of business and industry that wants to locate in close proximity to Albuquerque. In fact, not only does Valencia County boast some of the lowest price-per-acre land in the state, it’s also home to a growing influx of economic development. So for those interested in investing in land, this means there is no better place in the state of New Mexico than Valencia County.

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