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Agua Fria, New Mexico
(Santa Fe County)

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The location of Agua Fria

Welcome to Agua Fria ...

Agua Fria is located in Santa Fe County.

The location of Agua Fria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Agua Fria is 6,560 feet [1,999 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Agua Fria is 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Agua Fria lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Agua Fria is within the (505) area code.

Communities near Agua Fria ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Agua Fria and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bonanza City - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Canada de los Alamos   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Chupadero   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cuyamungue   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eldorado at Santa Fe   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
La Cienega   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Agua Fria.

Communities Also Named Agua Fria ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Agua Fria: This one is located in Santa Fe County and the other is located in Colfax County.

Beyond New Mexico, there are 5 communities that are also named Agua Fria - they are located in Arizona (2) and California (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agua Fria. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agua Fria. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agua Fria.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Agua Fria:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agua Fria ...

Looking for more information about Agua Fria? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Agua Fria, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Agua Fria.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agua Fria - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Agua Fria) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Agua Fria. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Agua Fria

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agua Fria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6545, Longitude: -106.0222     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Agua Fria have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Agua Fria.

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