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About Las Cruces & El Paso

Why Las Cruces?

Las Cruces is Diverse Amazing Beautiful  Friendly Culturally Rich

340 Days of Sunshine

Las Cruces is the proud home to several art museums and galleries, a nature and science museum, The Branigan Cultural Center, The Heard and Heritage Museum, and many other educational attractions!

Get to know the community at the many free events that take place in Las Cruces! The Downtown Plaza frequently hosts a Farmers Market, Food Truck Fiestas, and many other events. The Mesilla Plaza also host many other free and fun festivities!

Las Cruces has over 100 beautiful parks that cover more than 700 acres! There are several biking trails, mountain hikes, and baseball parks for the community to enjoy as well.

Las Cruces is ranked the 32nd safest city in the United States

WalletHub’s analysts compared 182 cities — including the 150 most populated U.S. cities, across three key dimensions: 1) Home & Community Safety, 2) Financial Safety, and 3) Natural-Disaster Risk.

Las Cruces' cost of housing is 12% below the national average.

Avg. Home Price: $149,700.00 Avg. Mortgage Payment: $1,079.40 Avg. Rent Apartment Rent: $750.00