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Welcome to Alameda ...

Alameda is located in Bernalillo County.

When the people of Alameda refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Alamedan<1>

Alameda is 5,000 feet [1,524 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Alameda is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Alameda is within the boundaries of the (505) area code.

Communities near Alameda ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Albuquerque   [Map]   558,545   S   5 miles [8 km]
Bernalillo   [Map]   9,638   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Corrales   [Map]   8,549   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hoffmantown   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Martinez Town   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mesa Village   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Alameda ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Alameda - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Idaho, Kansas, Maryland, Oregon, Saskatchewan and Texas.

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

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 Alameda. 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 Alameda. 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 Alameda.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alameda ...

Looking for more information about Alameda? 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 Alameda, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alameda.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New Mexico

About Bernalillo County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bernalillo County: www.bernco.gov/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Alameda refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Alameda may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alameda - 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Alameda) 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 Alameda. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alameda

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alameda. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1876, Longitude: -106.6185     [Map].

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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 Alameda.

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