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Welcome to Alexander Place ...

Alexander Place is located in Torrance County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alexander Place: Alexander Pl. (or less commonly used: Alexander Plc.)

Alexander Place is 6,540 feet [1,993 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Alexander Place is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Alexander Place: (505)

Communities near Alexander Place ...

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
Abo - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chilili   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Estancia   [Map]   1,590   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Manzano   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
McIntosh   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Meadow Lake   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Alexander Place. 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 Alexander Place. 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 Alexander Place.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexander Place ...

Looking for more information about Alexander Place? 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.

Looking for more information about Alexander Place? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alexander Place, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alexander Place.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Mexico

About Torrance County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Torrance County: www.torrancecountynm.org/

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

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 Alexander Place - 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 from Point A (ie- Alexander Place) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6862, Longitude: -106.2542     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alexander Place 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 Alexander Place.

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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019