Gov. Bill Richardson’s Rural Contributors: His Top 25 Counties

New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson raised $583,013 in donations from rural residents in the second quarter of 2007. These are the 25 counties that provided him with the most contributions.


RankCountyCounty SeatStateTotal Contributed
1Eddy CountyCarlsbadNM$63,750
2San Miguel CountyLas VegasNM$36,363
3McKinley CountyGallupNM$34,400
4Otero CountyAlamogordoNM$27,000
5Rio Arriba CountyTierra AmarillaNM$20,600
6Lea CountyLovingtonNM$19,650
7Chaves CountyRoswellNM$17,450
8Taos CountyTaosNM$17,400
9Lincoln CountyCarrizozoNM$16,600
10San Juan CountyAztecNM$14,650
11Grant CountySilver CityNM$14,600
12Curry CountyClovisNM$13,450
13Cibola CountyGrantsNM$10,950
14El Dorado CountyPlacervilleCA$10,725
15Duval CountySan DiegoTX$10,600
16Jim Wells CountyAliceTX$10,550
17Montgomery CountyConroeTX$9,800
18Wilson CountyFloresvilleTX$6,900
19Pitkin CountyAspenCO$6,600
20Sierra CountyTruth or ConsequencesNM$6,600
21Socorro CountySocorroNM$6,400
22Luna CountyDemingNM$6,050
23Quay CountyTucumcariNM$5,900
24Eagle CountyEagleCO$4,850
25Woodford CountyVersaillesKY$4,600
Jasper CountyRensselaerIN$4,600
Maui CountyWailukuHI$4,600