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Angostura, New Mexico
(Dona Ana County)

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Welcome to Angostura ...

Angostura is located in Dona Ana County.

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

Angostura is 4,050 feet [1,234 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Angostura is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Angostura: (575)

Communities Also Named Angostura ...

While we believe that this Angostura is located in Dona Ana County, we know of another 3 New Mexico communities named Angostura. Those communities are located in the following counties: Rio Arriba, Sandoval and Taos County.

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

Communities near Angostura ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Angostura.

  • Hatch [Dona Ana County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatch have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatch
    • Hatch [Dona Ana County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Angostura
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatch
  • Salem [Dona Ana County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Dona Ana County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Angostura
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem
  • Garfield [Dona Ana County]
  • Radium Springs [Dona Ana County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radium Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radium Springs
    • Radium Springs [Dona Ana County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Angostura
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radium Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radium Springs
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arrey [Sierra County]
    • Hill [Dona Ana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill
      • Hill [Dona Ana County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Angostura
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill
    • Nutt [Luna County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nutt
      • Nutt [Luna County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the west of Angostura
    • Dona Ana [Dona Ana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dona Ana have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dona Ana
      • Dona Ana [Dona Ana County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Angostura
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dona Ana
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dona Ana
    • Caballo [Sierra County]
    • San Ysidro [Dona Ana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Ysidro
      • San Ysidro [Dona Ana County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Angostura
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Ysidro

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 Angostura. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angostura.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Angostura. 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 Angostura.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Angostura. See our Newspapers Page for Angostura.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angostura ...

Looking for more information about Angostura? 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 Angostura, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Angostura.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Mexico

About Dona Ana County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dona Ana County: www.co.dona-ana.nm.us/

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angostura - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Angostura) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angostura. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6520, Longitude: -107.0931       In this case, the coordinates for Angostura have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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