The City of Elephant Butte, home to the largest body of water in the state of New Mexico, was incorporated in 1998.
From 1914 to 1949, Truth or Consequences was known as Hot Springs. Read the story of the name change on the T or C Fiesta website.
The Village of Williamsburg was incorporated in 1949. Williamsburg is located due west of Truth or Consequences, just off Interstate 25 at exit 79.