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(Valencia County)

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The location of Azul













Welcome to Azul ...

Azul is located in Valencia County.

The location of Azul has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Azul is 4,810 feet [1,466 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude 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

Azul is within the (505) area code.

Communities near Azul ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bosque Farms   [Map]   3,804   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]   15,501   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Azul. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 Azul, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Azul.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Mexico

About Valencia County

About New Mexico

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 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.

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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Azul) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Azul. The point we use 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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<4>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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