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Archuleta, New Mexico
(San Juan County)

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Welcome to Archuleta ...

Archuleta is located in San Juan County<1>.

The location of Archuleta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Archuleta is 5,690 feet [1,734 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Archuleta is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Archuleta lies within the (505) area code.

Communities Also Named Archuleta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Archuleta: This one is located in San Juan County and the other is located in Bernalillo County.

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

Communities near Archuleta ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Archuleta.

  • Bloomfield [San Juan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield
    • Bloomfield [San Juan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Archuleta
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,842 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomfield
  • Aztec [San Juan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aztec have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aztec
    • Aztec [San Juan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Archuleta
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aztec
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aztec
  • Turley [San Juan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turley
    • Turley [San Juan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Archuleta
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turley
  • Navajo Dam [San Juan County]
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    • Navajo City [Rio Arriba County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Navajo City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Navajo City
      • Navajo City [Rio Arriba County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Archuleta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navajo City
    • Blanco [San Juan County]
    • Allison [La Plata County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allison
      • Allison [La Plata County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Archuleta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allison
    • Flora Vista [San Juan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flora Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flora Vista
      • Flora Vista [San Juan County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Archuleta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flora Vista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flora Vista
    • Arboles [Archuleta County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arboles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arboles
      • Arboles [Archuleta County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Archuleta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arboles
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arboles
    • Ignacio [La Plata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ignacio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ignacio
      • Ignacio [La Plata County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the north of Archuleta
      • Estimated population for 2018: 888 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ignacio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ignacio

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 Archuleta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Archuleta.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Archuleta. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Archuleta.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Archuleta ...

Looking for more information about Archuleta? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for San Juan County: www.co.san-juan.nm.us/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including San Juan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Archuleta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Archuleta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archuleta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7942, Longitude: -107.7089       In this case, the coordinates for Archuleta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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