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Bosque, New Mexico
Welcome to Bosque ...
Bosque is located in central New Mexico.
Bosque is 4,780 feet [1,457 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Bosque is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Bosque lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Bosque: (505)
The ZIP code for Bosque: 87002<3>
Communities Also Named Bosque ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bosque - they are located in Arizona and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bosque.
Communities near Bosque ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bosque.
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 Bosque. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bosque.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bosque. 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 Bosque.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bosque. See our Newspapers Page for Bosque.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bosque ...
Looking for more information about Bosque? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bosque, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bosque.
Adding Bosque to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bosque in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bosque was on a map titled Map of New Mexico (from Rand McNally, 1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bosque on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bosque. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022