A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Ancho, New Mexico
Welcome to Ancho ...
So far, we have found very little information about Ancho. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Ancho to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ancho, please Contact Us.
The location of Ancho has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Ancho is 6,120 feet [1,865 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Ancho is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Ancho was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Ancho once stood is in the (575) area code.
Communities near Ancho ...
We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Ancho.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ancho. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ancho.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ancho. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ancho.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ancho. See our Newspapers Page for Ancho.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2021