Los Alamos County (English: "The Poplars" or "Cottonwoods") is a county in the U.S. state of New Mexico.As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,950. The smallest county in area of this state was administered exclusively by the U.S. federal government during the Manhattan Project, but now has equal status to New Mexico's other counties.
Los Alamos is a town in Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States, that is recognized as the development and creation place of the atomic bomb—the primary objective of the Manhattan Project by Los Alamos National Laboratory during World War II. The town is located on four mesas of the Pajarito Plateau, and has a population of 12,019.
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Los Alamos County (English: The Poplars or Cottonwoods) is a county in the U.S. state of New Mexico.As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,950.. References
Los Alamos County: 028: Los Alamos: 1949: Parts of Sandoval County and Santa Fe County. Named for its county seat of Los Alamos, New Mexico, which itself is the Spanish name for the cottonwood tree 19,369: 109 sq mi (282 km 2) Luna County: 029: Deming: 1901: Parts of Doña Ana County and Grant County.
Los Alamos National Laboratory (Los Alamos or LANL for short) is a United States Department of Energy national laboratory initially organized during World War II for the design of nuclear weapons as part of the Manhattan Project. It is a short distance northwest of Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the southwestern United States.
Los Alamos, New Mexico. The Los Alamos visitor center for the Manhattan Project NHP is located at 475 20th Street in downtown Los Alamos. This location is open daily 10-4 weather and staffing permitting. It is in the Los Alamos Community Building on the front left as you face the building from the street (next to the teen center).
Los Alamos County. 1000 Central Ave. Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA. 505-662-8333
Facts: State: New Mexico: Land area: 109.2 square miles: Population Density: 164.4 persons per square mile. Population: Population (2013) 17,798: Population change
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