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Agua Negra, New Mexico
(Guadalupe County)

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Welcome to Agua Negra ...

So far, we have found very little information about Agua Negra. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Agua Negra to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Agua Negra, please Contact Us.

Agua Negra would have been located within present day Guadalupe County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Agua Negra is 4,570 feet [1,393 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Agua Negra is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Agua Negra was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Agua Negra would have been located in the (575) area code.

Communities near Agua Negra ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Anton Chico   [Map]   ---   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cuervo   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dahlia   [Map]   ---   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lake Sumner   [Map]   ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Newkirk   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Pastura   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Agua Negra ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Agua Negra: This one is located in Guadalupe County and the other is located in Mora County.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agua Negra. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 Negra. 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 Negra.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Agua Negra no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Agua Negra, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agua Negra - 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 beginning in Agua Negra. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Agua Negra) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agua Negra. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8773, Longitude: -104.6944     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Agua Negra 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 Negra.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Agua Negra.