The Town of Mountainair is a municipality that exists solely for the purpose of providing the best possible services to our customers, the entire community including citizens, businesses and all other government entities located in the area. We are committed to excellence and constantly strive to provide all services with honesty and integrity, and through the most compassionate and fair processes possible.

Mountainair is located 10 miles from the geographic center of New Mexico. From Mountainair, you can reach many of the destination locations of New Mexico within a few hours. Santa Fe is only 2 hours drive to the north. Ruidoso is only 2 hours to the south. Albuquerque is only a 1 hour drive away.

At an altitude of 6495 feet, the climate consists of cool summer nights and Indian Summer days. Winter snows are mild and are lasting only in the mountain areas.




Latest News
Feb 2, 2016

The Town of Mountainair, New Mexico, wishes to inform all interested parties that a public hearing will be held Tuesday, February 2, 2016 5:00 P.M. Council Meeting Room 107 1/2 N Roosevelt

Jan 21, 2016

Santa Fe, NM - New Mexico MainStreet Announces the communities of Eagle Nest, Mountainair, Santa Clara, Santa Rosa, Springer, Tularosa, and Villanueva have been selected for this year's Frontier Communities Initiative. The Frontier Communities Initiative was established by the New Mexico Legislature and signed into law by Governor Martinez in 2013 for communities under 7,500 in population.


Date: 27 August 2016

Mountainair Sunflower Festival sponsored by MMAC

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Date: 5 September 2016

City Hall Offices Closed / Labor Day

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Date: 6 September 2016

Town Council Meeting

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Date: 7 September 2016

Chamber of Commerce Meeting

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Town of Mountainair
105 East Broadway ~ PO Box 115
Mountainair, NM 87036

Phone: 505-847-2321
Fax: 505-847-2589
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