Place:Los Lunas, Valencia, New Mexico, United States

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NameLos Lunas
TypeCity
Coordinates34.809°N 106.735°W
Located inValencia, New Mexico, United States
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Los Lunas is a village in Valencia County, New Mexico, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the village population is 14,835 inside the village limits due to the new housing developments at El Cerro de Los Lunas (Huning Ranch) It is the county seat of Valencia County.

Los Lunas is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The name "Los Lunas" is a partial Anglicization of the name of the Luna family, who originally settled in the area (los Luna, in Spanish).

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