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Alamogordo is the county seat and economic center of Otero County in south-central New Mexico, United States. A city in the Tularosa Basin of the Chihuahuan desert, it is bordered on the east by the Sacramento Mountains. It is the city nearest to Holloman Air Force Base. The population was 30,403 as of the 2010 census. Alamogordo is known for its connection with the Trinity test, the first explosion of an atomic bomb, and also for the Atari video game burial of 1983.
- also known as Alamogordo, New Mexico; Otero County / Alamogordo city
- part of Otero County, New Mexico, United States of America
- touristic attraction: White Sands National Monument
- official website: ci.alamogordo.nm.us
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