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Alcatraz, New Mexico
Welcome to Alcatraz ...
So far, we have found very little information about Alcatraz. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alcatraz to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alcatraz, please Contact Us.
Alcatraz would have been located within present day San Juan County.
The location of Alcatraz has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Alcatraz is 5,620 feet [1,713 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Alcatraz is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Alcatraz was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Alcatraz once stood is in the (505) area code.
Communities near Alcatraz ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alcatraz.
Communities Also Named Alcatraz ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alcatraz - it's located in California.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alcatraz.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for San Juan County: www.co.san-juan.nm.us/
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019