Hidalgo County is run in a manner sanctioned by the state of New Mexico, with a Board of County Commissioners overseeing the management of resources and business. The County Manager works closely with the board to manage the daily operation of Hidalgo County departments. Commissioners are elected at-large from the county and serve for two-year terms. Other county officers include the clerk, assessor, treasurer, surveyor, sheriff, and probate judge.
Hidalgo County Departments and Services