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Casa Colorada, New Mexico

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Welcome to Casa Colorada ...

Casa Colorada is located in Valencia County.

Casa Colorada is 4,790 feet [1,460 m] above sea level.<1> 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

The area code for Casa Colorada: (505)

Communities near Casa Colorada ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Casa Colorada and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Belen   [Map]   7,122   N   5 miles [8 km]
Bosque Farms   [Map]   3,820   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Los Lunas   [Map]   15,454   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Meadow Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Peralta   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Rio Communities North   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Casa Colorada. 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 Casa Colorada. 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 Casa Colorada.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Casa Colorada. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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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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 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Casa Colorada - 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Casa Colorada. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Casa Colorada

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Casa Colorada. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5739, Longitude: -106.7492     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Casa Colorada 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 Casa Colorada.

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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 Casa Colorada.