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For more information about the City of Grants, the Village of Milan and Cibola County, contact:

Eileen Yarborough
Executive Director
Cibola Communities Economic Development Foundation
701 E. Roosevelt Avenue
PO Box 277
Grants, NM 87020

817-564-3884 direct
505-287-2125 fax

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Cibola County, NM Business Growth

NMSU-Grants offers a Small Business Development Center in the City of Grants. The SBDC is located at 701 E. Roosevelt and provides business plan assistance, business financing resources, and business counseling and guidance. Clemente Sanchez is the SBDC Director and can be reached at 505-285-8221 x688.

Cibola County, NM Government Taxation

Cibola County Commission provides leadership for the rural areas of the county along with the Pueblo of Acoma and Laguna Pueblo. The City of Grants is a home ruled charter city and has various business opportunities; Cibola Foundation, Inc. holds the Cibola Industrial Park with existing infrastructure and interstate access. The City of Grants has a master plan in place with Main Street for downtown revitalization and a master site plan for Grants Public Library. The Village of Milan holds 800 acres for the Milan Farm with significant water rights, interstate access and a master plan in place for a vision of a future rail spur. Much of the county’s land is owned by federal, state and pueblo governments, with ownership held by the National Monuments, National Parks, and State land offices. There are three existing land grants: Cubero, Seboyeta and Juan Tafoya Cibola County’s annual budget is approximately $15,000,000, which comes from property taxes and federal payments in lieu of taxes. The City of Grants and the Village of Milan have their Local Economic Development Act incentives updated.  


Local Gross Receipts Tax

  • Grants - 8.000%
  • Remainder of the county - 6.687%

Property taxes - Cibola County Property Assessor

  • Residential – 0.008644%
  • Non-Residential – 0.010725%