Map Images for New Mexico Health Regions
Health Regions for data display were updated in September 2012. For administrative purposes, NMDOH
has only four regions where the Northwest and Metro regions combine into one Northwest Region.
Map Images for Urban and Rural Counties
NMDOH uses the
2013 NCHS Urban-Rural Classification Scheme for Counties
, where the NCHS
designations of Medium Metro, Small Metro, Micropolitan, and Noncore have been renamed to
Metropolitan, Small Metro, Mixed Urban/Rural and Rural, respectively, for use in New Mexico.