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Welcome to Gallups ...

Gallups is located in Gila County<1>.

The location of Gallups has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Gallups is 4,150 feet [1,265 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Gallups is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Gallups lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Gallups ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Gallups - it's located in Vermont.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gallups.

Communities near Gallups ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gallups.

  • Payson [Gila County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Payson
    • Payson [Gila County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Gallups
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,813 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Payson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Payson<5>
  • Star Valley [Gila County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star Valley
    • Star Valley [Gila County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Gallups
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,308 people
    • Star Valley has also been known as:
    • Diamond Star
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Star Valley<5>
  • Gisela [Gila County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gisela
    • Gisela [Gila County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Gallups
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gisela have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gisela
  • Jakes Corner [Gila County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jakes Corner
    • Jakes Corner [Gila County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Gallups
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jakes Corner
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Deer Creek [Gila County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deer Creek
      • Deer Creek [Gila County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Gallups
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deer Creek
    • Rye [Gila County]
    • Oxbow Estates [Gila County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxbow Estates
      • Oxbow Estates [Gila County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Gallups
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxbow Estates
    • Sun Valley [Gila County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sun Valley
      • Sun Valley [Gila County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Gallups
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sun Valley
    • Young [Gila County]
    • Mesa Del Caballo [Gila County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa Del Caballo
      • Mesa Del Caballo [Gila County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Gallups
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa Del Caballo

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gallups. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gallups.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gallups. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gallups.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gallups. See our Newspapers Page for Gallups.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gallups ...

Looking for more information about Gallups? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Gallups, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gallups.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arizona

About Gila County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gallups. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Gila County: www.co.gila.az.us/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Gila, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gallups - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gallups) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gallups. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0787, Longitude: -111.1865       In this case, the coordinates for Gallups have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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