Carrizozo is a town in and the county seat of Lincoln County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 1,036 at the 2000 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 Square Kilometer), all of it land. See Carrizozo Malpais for information on volcanic activity in this area.
Points of interest
- Lincoln National Forest (southeast of the city via U.S. Route 380 and NM 37)
- Valley of Fires Recreation Area (west-northwest of the city via U.S. Route 380)