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Aragon, New Mexico
(Catron County)

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Welcome to Aragon ...

Aragon is located in Catron County<1>.

Aragon is 6,670 feet [2,033 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Aragon is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Aragon 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 Aragon: (575)

The ZIP code for Aragon: 87820<3>

Communities Also Named Aragon ...

While we believe that this Aragon is located in Catron County, we know of another 2 New Mexico communities named Aragon. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cibola and San Miguel County.

Beyond New Mexico, there are 4 communities that are also named Aragon - they are located in Georgia and Texas.

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

Communities near Aragon ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Aragon.

  • Reserve [Catron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reserve
    • Reserve [Catron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Aragon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 285 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reserve
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reserve<5>
  • Apache Creek [Catron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apache Creek
    • Apache Creek [Catron County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Aragon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apache Creek
  • Cruzville [Catron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cruzville
    • Cruzville [Catron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Aragon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruzville
  • Luna [Catron County]
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aragon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aragon.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aragon. See our Newspapers Page for Aragon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aragon ...

Looking for more information about Aragon? 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 Aragon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aragon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aragon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Catron, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aragon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Aragon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aragon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aragon) 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 Aragon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AragonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aragon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8799, Longitude: -108.5416    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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