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Aragon, New Mexico
(Catron County)

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The location of Aragon

Welcome to Aragon ...

Aragon is located in Catron County.

Aragon is 6,670 feet [2,033 m] above sea level.<1> 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<2>

Communities near Aragon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aragon and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Alpine (AZ)   [Map]   ---   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Blue (AZ)   [Map]   ---   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Apache Creek   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Cruzville   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gutierrezville   [Map]   ---   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Luna   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

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.

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 Aragon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aragon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aragon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Aragon) to Point B.

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

Our 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     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aragon.

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