Place:Corrales, Bernalillo, New Mexico, United States

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NameCorrales
TypeVillage
Coordinates35.235°N 106.618°W
Located inBernalillo, New Mexico, United States


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Corrales is a village in Sandoval County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 8,329 at the 2010 Census. It is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area. With proximity to the Rio Grande, the village was founded for agricultural purposes. The Rio Grande Bosque on the eastern edge of the village provides refuge for native animals and plants. The village fights hard to maintain its rural character in light of being surrounded by the rapidly growing cities of Rio Rancho and Albuquerque The village was selected as #19 in CNN Money's list of the 100 best places to live in 2007.

Corrales is the residence of former U.S. Senator Fred Harris of Oklahoma, who unsuccessfully sought the 1976 Democratic presidential nomination. Timothy Kraft, a political consultant and campaign manager for Harris' rival, Jimmy Carter, formerly lived in Corrales.

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