Española // is a city in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, in the United States. A part of the city is in Santa Fe County. It was founded as a capital for Nuevo México in 1598 as San Juan de los Caballeros. It has been called the first capital city in the United States. At the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 10,495.
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- "City of Española Home Page". City of Española. Retrieved December 16, 2010.