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Anthony, New Mexico

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Welcome to Anthony ...

Anthony is located in southwest New Mexico.

Anthony is located in Dona Ana County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anthony has a population of 9,339 people<1> (see below for details).

Anthony was incorporated January 5, 2010.

Anthony is 3,800 feet [1,158 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Anthony is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Anthony lies within the (575) area code.

The ZIP codes for Anthony: 88021, 88024, 88081<3>

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Anthony.

Communities near Anthony ...

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 Anthony and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Berino   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Chaparral   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
La Mesa   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Santa Teresa   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Sunland Park   [Map]   17,061   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Vado   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Anthony ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Anthony - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, Rhode Island, Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Anthony. 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 Anthony. 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 Anthony.

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

Websites for Anthony ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anthony ...

Looking for more information about Anthony? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anthony, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anthony.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Mexico

About Dona Ana County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Anthony:

The official website for Dona Ana County:

The official website for State of New Mexico:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anthony.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Anthony). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anthony or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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- Anthony) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Anthony. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anthony

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anthony. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0044, Longitude: -106.5970     [Map].

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