Welcome to Artesia!

Artesia is a vibrant, activity-filled city that enables its residents to enjoy an exceptional quality of life. There are always activities to interest, entertain and educate locals and visitors alike. 

Artesia is located in southeastern New Mexico, nestled between the two larger cities of Roswell to the north and Carlsbad to the south. The Texas border is less than 100 miles away to the east and the beautiful mountains, including the towns of Cloudcroft and Ruidoso, are to the west. Artesia is a perfect centerpoint for southeastern New Mexico.

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