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Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Full nameCity of Santa Fe
Official nameLa Villa Real de la Santa Fé de San Francisco de Asís
Settlement typeIncorporated City
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountySanta Fe County
Foundedca. 1607-8
MayorDavid Coss
Total Area37.4 sq mi (96.9 km2)
Land Area37.3 sq mi (96.6 km2)
Water Area0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation7260 ft (2212.8 m)
Total Population67947 (2010)
Density (pop.)743.8/km2 (1927/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)144,170 (Santa Fe MSA)
184,416 (Santa Fe-Espanola CSA)
Other information
Time zoneMST (UTC-7)
- Summer (DST)MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes87500-87599
Area code505
FIPS code35-70500
GNIS feature ID0936823

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Santa Fe (-enˌsæntəˈfeɪ; (Tewa: Ogha Po'oge, ) is the capital of the U.S. state of New Mexico. It is the fourth-largest city in the state and is the seat of Santa Fe County. Santa Fe (literally 'holy faith' in Spanish) had a population of 67,947 in the 2010 census. It is the principal city of the Santa Fe, New Mexico Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Santa Fe County and is part of the larger Santa Fe-Española Combined Statistical Area. The city's full name when founded was "La Villa Real de la Santa Fé de San Francisco de Asís" ("The Royal Town of the Holy Faith of St. Francis of Assisi").

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