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Welcome to Angostura ...

Angostura is located in Taos County.

Angostura is 8,970 feet [2,734 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Angostura is about 1¾ mile [or ~2¾ km] above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Angostura ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Angostura and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   DirDistance
Abuelo   [Map]     SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chacon   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chamisal   [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cleveland   [Map]     SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Holman   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Llano   [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Angostura ...

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

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

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 Angostura. 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 Angostura. 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 Angostura.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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 ...

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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 State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angostura - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Angostura) 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 Angostura. 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 Angostura

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angostura. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1018, Longitude: -105.4864     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019