Deer Hunting in New MexicoBack to All State Reports
Est. Whitetail Population
25,000 (includes mule deer and whitetail)
No. Licenses Sold Annually
$41 (standard unit)
Resident fees may vary.
Resident hunting license and deer permit
$283 (standard unit) and $368 (quality and high demand units)
Non-resident fees vary by unit.
Non-resident hunting license and deer permit
The whitetail was taken by Bret Dillion in Union County in 2004 and is currently ranked 6110. The Coues deer was taken by Victor Giacoletti in Grant County in 1981 and is currently ranked 3rd.
Record B&C Typical Stat
1 whitetail; 45 Coues
Total B&C Typical Entries
Coues whitetail -- Taken by Peter Chase in Hidalgo County in 1941, the buck is the No. 2 Coues non-typical whitetail of all time.
Record B&C Non-Typical Stat
Record B&C Non-Typical Entries