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Atarque, New Mexico
(Cibola County)

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Welcome to Atarque ...

Atarque is located in Cibola County.

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

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

Note: If you travel west from Atarque, 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.

Atarque is within the (505) area code.

Communities near Atarque ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Saint Johns (AZ)   [Map]   3,568   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Black Rock   [Map]   ---   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Fence Lake   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Hogg Place - Historic   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Omega   [Map]   ---   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pinehill   [Map]   ---   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Atarque ...

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

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

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 Atarque. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atarque.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atarque ...

Looking for more information about Atarque? 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.

Looking for more information about Atarque? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Atarque. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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 Atarque. 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 Atarque - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Atarque. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atarque) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atarque. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7364, Longitude: -108.7031     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atarque have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Atarque.

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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 Atarque.