Welcome to Alcalde ...
Alcalde is located in north central New Mexico.
Alcalde is located in Rio Arriba County.
Alcalde is 5,710 feet [1,740 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Alcalde is about 1 mile [or 1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Alcalde lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Alcalde lies within the (505) area code.
Communities near Alcalde ...
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 drove.<2>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alcalde.
Communities Also Named Alcalde ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alcalde - it's located in Kentucky.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alcalde.
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 Alcalde. 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 Alcalde. 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 Alcalde.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alcalde:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alcalde ...
Looking for more information about Alcalde? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alcalde, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Alcalde.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Alcalde. 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.
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.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alcalde. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/