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Antelope Wells, New Mexico

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Welcome to Antelope Wells ...

Antelope Wells is located in Hidalgo County.

A typical abbreviation for Antelope Wells: Antelope Wls.

Antelope Wells was established in 1872.

Antelope Wells is 4,660 feet [1,420 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Antelope Wells is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Antelope Wells and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The area code for Antelope Wells: (575)

Communities near Antelope Wells ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Antelope Wells and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Alamo Hueco   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Animas   [Map]     NW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Bramlett - Historic   [Map]     W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Garcia   [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Old Hachita - Historic   [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Rodeo   [Map]     NW   45 miles [72.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Antelope Wells. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antelope Wells ...

Looking for more information about Antelope Wells? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Antelope Wells? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Antelope Wells, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Antelope Wells.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Antelope Wells. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Communities in New Mexico

About Hidalgo County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antelope Wells. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3490, Longitude: -108.5089     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Antelope Wells have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Antelope Wells.