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Azul, New Mexico
(Valencia County)

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The location of Azul

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Welcome to Azul ...

Azul is located in Valencia County.

Azul is 4,810 feet [1,466 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Azul is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Azul: (505)

Communities near Azul ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Azul and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bosque Farms   [Map]   3,820   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bosque   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Casa Colorada   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jarales   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Los Lunas   [Map]   15,454   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Peralta   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Azul ...

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

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

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 Azul. 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 Azul. 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 Azul.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Azul ...

Looking for more information about Azul? 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 Azul? 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 Azul, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Azul.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Azul. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 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 Azul. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Valencia County: www.co.valencia.nm.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Azul - 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' distance starting in Azul. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Azul) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Azul. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6939, Longitude: -106.7584     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Azul 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 Azul.

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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 Azul.