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Azul, New Mexico
(Valencia County)

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Welcome to Azul ...

Azul is located in Valencia County<1>.

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

Azul is 4,810 feet [1,466 m] above sea level.<3> 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 telephone area code for Azul: (505)

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.

Communities near Azul ...

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

  • Los Lunas [Valencia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Lunas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Lunas
    • Los Lunas [Valencia County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Azul
    • Estimated population for 2018: 15,835 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Lunas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Lunas
  • Rio Communities [Valencia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rio Communities have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities
    • Rio Communities [Valencia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Azul
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Communities
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Communities
  • Bosque Farms [Valencia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bosque Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bosque Farms
    • Bosque Farms [Valencia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Azul
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,821 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bosque Farms
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bosque Farms
  • Peralta [Valencia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peralta
    • Peralta [Valencia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Azul
    • Estimated population for 2015: 3,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peralta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peralta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rio Communities North [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities North
      • Rio Communities North [Valencia County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Azul
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Communities North
    • Tome [Valencia County]
    • Jarales [Valencia County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarales
      • Jarales [Valencia County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Azul
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarales
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jarales
    • Valencia [Valencia County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valencia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valencia
      • Valencia [Valencia County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Azul
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valencia
    • Casa Colorada [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Casa Colorada
      • Casa Colorada [Valencia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Azul
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casa Colorada
    • Bosque [Valencia County]

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Azul.

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

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>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Valencia, 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 Azul - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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       In this case, the coordinates for Azul have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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