- Capital: Santa Fe, NM
- Largest City: Albuquerque, NM
- Area: 121,665 sq mi
- Rank: 5
- Population (2010): 2,059,179
- Rank: 36
- Admission to Union: January 6, 1912
- Time Zone: Mountain
Hall of Famer Ralph Kiner was born in New Mexico. The player with the most major league at-bats born in the state is Vern Stephens.
- James D. Baker, Herbert Howell and Marie A. Cordero: New Mexico's Pueblo Baseball League, Arcadia Publishing, Mount Pleasant, SC, 2015. ISBN 9781467132800
- L. M. Sutter: New Mexico Baseball: Miners, Outlaws, Indians and Isotopes, 1880 to the present, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2010. ISBN 978-0-7864-4122-8
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