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Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico

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Welcome to Arroyo Hondo ...

Arroyo Hondo is located in north central New Mexico.

Arroyo Hondo is located in Taos County.

Arroyo Hondo is 6,790 feet [2,070 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Arroyo Hondo is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Arroyo Hondo lies within the (575) area code.

The ZIP code for Arroyo Hondo: 87529<2>

Communities near Arroyo Hondo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Arroyo Seco   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
El Prado   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kiowa Village   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Questa   [Map]   1,754   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ranchito   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Red River   [Map]   477   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Arroyo Hondo. 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 Arroyo Hondo. 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 Arroyo Hondo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arroyo Hondo ...

Looking for more information about Arroyo Hondo? 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 Arroyo Hondo, 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 Arroyo Hondo.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Arroyo Hondo. 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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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arroyo Hondo - 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 Arroyo Hondo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arroyo Hondo 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 'point-to-point' distance from Arroyo Hondo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arroyo Hondo) 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 Arroyo Hondo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arroyo Hondo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arroyo Hondo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5362, Longitude: -105.6701     [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 Arroyo Hondo.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arroyo Hondo.