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Las Cruces , New Mexico

Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces is a city in Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 74,267, making it the second largest city in the state. Las Cruces is the center of an agricultural region irrigated by the Rio Grande, which flows just west of the city.

The city of Las Cruces bisects the fertile Mesilla Valley, the flood plain of the Rio Grande which extends from Hatch, New Mexico to the west side of El Paso, Texas. Las Cruces is also the home of New Mexico State University. NMSU is New Mexico's only land grant university, citing more than 30,000 graduate and undergraduate students on the main campus and four branch campuses. The Organ Mountains are to the east of the city. Las Cruces has a council-manager form of government. It is the county seat of Doña Ana County.

Fly into EL PASO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (ELP). It is one hour away from Las Cruces. You can take the LC Shuttle Service, or arranged to be picked up by the meeting hosts. Please contact Dr. Timothy Wright for more information.

Map of Las Cruces


o Las Cruces Weather

o Las Cruces Visitors

o Attractions &

o Dining & Nightlife

o El Paso Internaltional
   Airport (ELP)

Chopes Bar and Grill
The Mix
Aqua Reef
El Comeodor
Boba Cafe
Double Eagle Bar
International Delights
Nellies Cafe
Milagro Coffee Y Espresso
Ono Grindz
Red Mountain Cafe
Rissoto Grill
SI Italian Bistro
St. Clair Winery and Bistro
Spirit Winds Coffee Bar
Taste of India
El Patio Bar

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