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Welcome to DeBaca County

De Baca County was created February 28, 1917 from  Guadalupe, Chaves, and Roosevelt  counties. Named for Ezequiel Cabeza de Baca, the second  governor of New Mexico.    As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,022, making it the second-least populous county in New Mexico. The county seat is Fort Sumner, NM.


If you are interested in adopting a county, please contact the State Coordinator.
Your help is needed and will be appreciated.

The New Mexico State Coordinator is
Karen Mitchell


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