Belen, New Mexico

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Belen (/bəˈlɪn/; Spanish: Belén) is the second most populous city in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States, after its county seat Los Lunas. The population was 7,152 in 2015 census data.[1]

Belen is Spanish for Bethlehem but gained the nickname "The Hub City".

Belen is at the southern end of the Albuquerque. The city is located 35 miles south of Albuquerque.

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  1. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved June 4, 2015.