Sandoval County

Sandoval County, New Mexico

711 Camino del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: (505) 867-7572
Fax: (505) 771-8610
www.sandovalcounty.com

In north-central NM, west of Santa Fe; organized Mar 10, 1903 from Rio Arriba County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Sandoval family, descendants of Juan de Dios Sandoval Martinez, who came to the area in 1692

Area (sq mi):: 3714.32 (land 3709.34; water 4.98) Population per square mile: 29.00
Population 2005: 107,460 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 19.50%; 1990-2000 42.00% Population 2000: 89,908 (White 50.30%; Black or African American 1.70%; Hispanic or Latino 29.40%; Asian 1.00%; Other 32.30%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 35.10
Income 2000: per capita $19,174; median household $44,949; Population below poverty level: 12.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,932-$25,523
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Rio Rancho (61,953)

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    Major organization : SOUTHERN SANDOVAL COUNTY ARROYOFLOOD CONTROL AUTHORITY
    Fiedler is referring to the proposed Sandoval County Solid Waste Regional Center--a project that would employ such things as a solar-powered liquid extraction system, geosynthetic clay and a monitoring probe that goes 30 feet into the earth.
    Seed grant funding can have a big impact in communities, such as Sandoval County, New Mexico.
    Gary Gum, MSN, RN, FCN has been appointed to the Sandoval County Health Council (SCHC).
    org/projects/stateline/headlines/how-new-mexico-legalized-gay-marriage-for-8-hours-85899450437) gay marriage was legal for eight hours after a Sandoval County clerk began issuing marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples.
    Other communities hit by the gay wedding debate bug include Chicago; Sandoval County, New Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Seattle; and the District of Columbia.
    Rio Grande silvery minnow (Hybognathus amarus), a small fish that formerly occurred throughout most of the Rio Grande but now survives only from Cochiti Dam in Sandoval County downstream to the headwaters of Elephant Butte Reservoir in Sierra County, New Mexico, on June 6;
    CONTACT: Call the Sandoval County Visitors Center; (505) 867-8687 or (800) 252-0191.
    Working with a graduate student from the University of New Mexico, the Sandoval County Zoning Commission, and the Middle Rio Grande Council of Governments, the village set about the task of drafting its first comprehensive land-use plan.
    Many public agencies and elected representatives-including the State Highway Department, local fire and rescue groups, the Sandoval County Sheriff and Commission, and U.
    The El Cajete fire in Sandoval County has been burning since June 15th, and has scorched more than 600 acres of federal and private land.