Sunland Park is in Dona Ana County
, and in the Southwest New Mexico
region. This community is located on the west side of the Rio Grande
, just across the border from Texas, south of Las Cruces
off Interstate 10. Sunland Park is part of the Las Cruces, New Mexico
Sunland Park has all the amenities of a large city but none of the congestion. With 15,000 people, average age 28, Sunland Park is young, vibrant and growing.
Incorporated in 1983, its enthusiastic city leaders invite residents to take part in the exchange of ideas. Planned projects include over 34 million dollars to be spent on infrastructure.
With more than 350 days of sunshine a year, mild winters, 9.2 inches of annual rainfall, low humidity and pleasingly hot summers, Sunland Park offers a year round favorable climate appealing to residents and tourists alike.