Mescalero is located in the county of Otero. It covers a total area of 46.0 sq. km. The pro business climate of the city enhances development of businesses related to supplies of building materials, childcare services, computer networking, home building, legal counseling, real estate, telecommunication and tourism, contribute to the economic development of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by garden centers, restaurants, tourist information centers and geriatric care facilities.