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Algodones, New Mexico
(Sandoval County)

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The location of Algodones

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 altitude 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

Algodones lies within the (505) area code.

The ZIP code for Algodones: 87001<2>

Communities near Algodones ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Algodones and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bernalillo   [Map]   9,638   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Corrales   [Map]   8,549   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]   6,087   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Algodones. 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 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Algodones, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Algodones.

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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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Algodones). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Algodones or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Algodones) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Algodones. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Algodones

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algodones. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3802, Longitude: -106.4796     [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 Algodones.

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