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Welcome to Casa Colorada ...

Casa Colorada is located in Valencia County<1>.

Casa Colorada is 4,790 feet [1,460 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Casa Colorada is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Casa Colorada is within the (505) area code.

Communities near Casa Colorada ...

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

  • Los Lunas [Valencia County]
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    • Los Lunas [Valencia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,282 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Lunas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Lunas<4>
  • Belen [Valencia County]
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    • Belen [Valencia County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,496 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belen<4>
  • Rio Communities [Valencia County]
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    • Rio Communities [Valencia County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rio Communities have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Communities<4>
  • Bosque Farms [Valencia County]
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    • Bosque Farms [Valencia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,851 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bosque Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bosque Farms
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bosque Farms<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Peralta [Valencia County]
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      • Peralta [Valencia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
      • Estimated population in 2015: 3,585 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peralta<4>
    • Veguita [Socorro County]
    • Contreras [Socorro County]
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      • Contreras [Socorro County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Casa Colorada
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    • Las Nutrias [Socorro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Las Nutrias
      • Las Nutrias [Socorro County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Casa Colorada
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    • Abeytas [Socorro County]
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      • Abeytas [Socorro County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Casa Colorada
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    • Rio Communities North [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities North
      • Rio Communities North [Valencia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Casa Colorada
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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 Casa Colorada. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Casa Colorada.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Casa Colorada. 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 Casa Colorada.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Casa Colorada. See our Newspapers Page for Casa Colorada.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Casa Colorada ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Casa Colorada. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Casa Colorada - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Casa Colorada) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Casa Colorada. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Casa ColoradaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Casa Colorada. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5741, Longitude: -106.7491    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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