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Welcome to Anton Chico ...

Anton Chico is located in northeast New Mexico.

Anton Chico is located in Guadalupe County.

Anton Chico is 5,250 feet [1,600 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Anton Chico is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Anton Chico: (575)

Communities near Anton Chico ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Anton Chico and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Clines Corners   [Map]   ---   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Dahlia   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ilfeld   [Map]   ---   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Las Vegas Town   [Map]   ---   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Las Vegas   [Map]   13,285   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Montezuma   [Map]   ---   N   32 miles [51.5 km]

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

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 Anton Chico. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anton Chico. 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 Anton Chico.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anton Chico ...

Looking for more information about Anton Chico? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Anton Chico, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Anton Chico.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) Anton Chico. 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Anton Chico. 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 Anton Chico - 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 that starts in Anton Chico. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anton Chico) 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 Anton Chico. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anton Chico

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anton Chico. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2007, Longitude: -105.1420     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anton Chico.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anton Chico.