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Amistad, New Mexico

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The location of Amistad

Welcome to Amistad ...

Amistad is located in northeast New Mexico.

Amistad is located in Union County.

Amistad is 4,470 feet [1,362 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Amistad is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Amistad (for example, toward Dalhart (TX)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Amistad is within the boundaries of the (575) area code.

The ZIP code for Amistad: 88410<2>

Communities near Amistad ...

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 as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Clayton   [Map]   2,764   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Logan   [Map]   972   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Mosquero   [Map]   92   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Mount Dora   [Map]   ---   NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Nara Visa   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Sedan   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

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 Amistad. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amistad.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amistad ...

Looking for more information about Amistad? 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 Amistad, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Amistad.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Mexico

About Union County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of New Mexico:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amistad - 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 Amistad). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amistad 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amistad) 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 Amistad. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amistad

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amistad. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9189, Longitude: -103.1607     [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 Amistad.

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