|Lincoln County New Mexico Cities/Towns - Capitan, Carrizozo (County Seat), Corona, Glencoe, Hondo, Nogal, Ruidoso, Ruidoso Downs, San Patricio, Tinnie
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Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Mexico. In 2000, its population was 19,411. Its county seat is Carrizozo.
Founded in 1869. In the late 1870s the so-called Lincoln County War broke out between ranchers and the owners of the county's largest general store.