Eleven New Mexico counties experienced triple-digit percent patient enrollment increases from October 2015 to October 2016. Lea County experienced the highest increase at 239 percent. Bernalillo County remains the largest enrollment with 12,285 active cardholders. Sierra County has the highest penetration of enrollees per thousand population with 35 cardholders per thousand population. (NMDoH MCP Statistics 2015-16)
Nearly 50 percent of the state’s 47 dispensaries are located in the Albuquerque and Santa Fe* area (Santa Fe metro only has 4 dispensaries), while 19 counties and 3,574 patients remain without a full time dispensary. The fastest percentage growth in new patients is being experienced outside of the Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
The following is a list of agencies licensed to produce and sell medical cannabis in the State of New Mexico. Active enrollees may register and purchase product from any of these entities. These are privately operated businesses, so each agency may carry different products and have various policies regarding delivery and pricing of product.