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Anniston, New Mexico
Welcome to Anniston ...
So far, we have found very little information about Anniston. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Anniston to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Anniston, please Contact Us.
Anniston would have been located within present day Quay County.
The location of Anniston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Anniston referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Annistonian<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Anniston is 3,780 feet [1,152 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Anniston is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Anniston was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Anniston (for example, toward Adrian (TX)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
If Anniston still existed, it would have been in the (575) area code.
Communities near Anniston ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anniston and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anniston.
Communities Also Named Anniston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Anniston - they are located in Alabama and Missouri.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anniston.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019