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.