About This Place
Jal is a city in Lea County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 1,996 at the 2000 census.
Jal is located at 32°6′44″N 103°11′35″W / 32.11222°N 103.19306°W / 32.11222; -103.19306 (32.112102, -103.192972).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12.5 km²), all of it land.