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. 

 NOTICE:  Town Council Meeting time has changed to 5:30pm on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month.


Positions Open for Election:
Mayor (4 year term)
Councilperson (4 year term)
Councilperson (4 year term)
Municipal Judge (4 year term)
 Important Dates:

Write-In Candidate Filing Day - January 16th, 2018
Election Day - March 6th, 2018
(Register online or look up current registration status)
(Please note: February 6th at 5:00pm is the last day to register to vote and be able to vote for this election.)
Nov 14, 2017
Would you like to dispose of scrap tires? Tires can be brought to dumpster behind City Hall.
Jun 12, 2017
Notice of Possible Quorum of the Town Council
Apr 24, 2017

The Partnership for a Healthy Torrance Community is proud to host

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training

Friday, May 12, 2017
9am - 5pm
Mountainair, NM - Multipurpose Building

For registration or more information, contact Billie Clark at 505-832-4495 or Tracey Master at 505-705-0032.

Registration deadline is May 10, 2017. 

Apr 24, 2017



Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 at 7:00pm

at Chavez Memorial Park

Apr 13, 2017

United Blood Services will be coming to Mountainair on May 24th, from 9am to 2pm, at the Dr. Saul Community Center.  We exceeded our expectations with the turnout of the last blood drive. Come out and lets top that turnout.

Click here to set an appointment

Regular Meetings

Town Council: 

1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month 5:30 pm,
Council Meeting Room, located at
107 1/2 N. Roosevelt,
Mountainair, NM 87036