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Charm of the Old City

Santa Fe is the capital of the U.S. state of New Mexico. It is the fourth largest city in the State and the seat of Santa Fe County.

 

 

 

This area was occupied for at least several thousand years by indigenous peoples who built villages several hundred years ago, on the current site of the city. It was known by the Tewa inhabitants as Ogha Po'oge ("White Shell Water Place").

The city of Santa Fe, founded by Spanish colonists in 1610, is the oldest State Capital in the United States Santa Fe (meaning "holy faith" in Spanish had a population of 69,204 in 2012.

It is the principal city of a Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Santa Fe County and is part of the larger Albuquerque / Santa Fe/ Las Vegas combined statistical area. city's full name as founded remains La Villa Real de la Santa Fe de San Francisco de Asís ("The Royal Town of the Holy Faith of Saint Francis of Assisi

 

This area was occupied for at least several thousand years by indigenous peoples who built villages several hundred years ago, on the current site of the city. It was known by the Tewa inhabitants as Ogha Po'oge ("White Shell Water Place").  The city of Santa Fe, founded by Spanish colonists in 1610, is the oldest State Capital in the United States.

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