Silver City is a town located in Grant County, New Mexico. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 10,545. It is the county seat of Grant County.
The movie Rat Race ended in Silver City, though the footage used in the film was not shot there. The website Movie Mistakes.com has given Rat Race an factual error that Silver City does not have a train station. In real-life, Silver City doesn't have a train station and in the movie, Silver City has a train station.
Web Sites and Links
New Mexico Community Profiles - City of Silver CityDemographic and community information.
Silver City MuseumThe museum collects, preserves, researches, and interprets for the public the regional history and objects related to the peoples of Southwest New Mexico.
Silver City/Grant County Chamber of CommerceAttractions, events, local links, and photographs.
Silver WebSilver Web--Unofficial Homepage for Silver City, New Mexico. This site offers a comprehensive list of links to area events, business, and attractions.