Population 74,267 — Elevation 3,909In 1849, following the Mexican War, fields were first broken in Las Cruces. The town became a flourishing stop on the Camino Real, deriving its name, "The Crosses", from the marking of graves of victims of an Apache attack. Las Cruces since 1881 has been the county seat of Do?a Ana County.
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|Date Added||Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:39am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 324278 N 3573120|
|Decimal Degrees||32.28108333, -106.86593333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 16.865', W 106° 51.956'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 16' 51.90" N, 106° 51' 57.36" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100 Scenic Overlook, Las Cruces NM 88005, US|
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