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Algodones, New Mexico
(Sandoval County)

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Welcome to Algodones ...

Algodones is located in Sandoval County.

Algodones is 5,110 feet [1,558 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Algodones is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Communities near Algodones ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Algodones and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bernalillo   [Map]   9,202   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Corrales   [Map]   8,586   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Diamond Tail Ranch   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kewa Pueblo   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque   [Map]   6,062   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Placitas   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Algodones ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Algodones: This one is located in Sandoval County and the other is located in Bernalillo County.

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

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 Algodones. 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 Algodones. 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 Algodones.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algodones ...

Looking for more information about Algodones? 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 Algodones, 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 Algodones.

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) Algodones. 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.

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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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About Sandoval County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Algodones - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Algodones. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Algodones) 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 Algodones. 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 Algodones

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algodones. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3806, Longitude: -106.4792     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Algodones have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Algodones.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Algodones.