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Cimarron, New Mexico
Welcome to Cimarron ...
The village of Cimarron is located in northeast New Mexico.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cimarron has a population of 894 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cimarron.
The community of Cimarron is 6,420 feet [1,957 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Cimarron is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Cimarron lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cimarron is located in the (575) area code.
The ZIP code for Cimarron: 87714<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cimarron had an population of 894 people. This is a decrease of 12.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cimarron had a population of 1,021 people (which is 7.43% of the total population of Colfax County). This makes Cimarron the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Cimarron represents 0.05% of the total population of New Mexico (which has 2,059,179 people), making it the state's 66th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,021 people, the population of Cimarron increased 11.34% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 917 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cimarron.
Communities Also Named Cimarron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Cimarron - they are located in Arizona, California, Colorado (2), Kansas (3), Oklahoma, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cimarron.
Communities near Cimarron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cimarron.
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 Cimarron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cimarron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cimarron. 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 Cimarron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cimarron. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cimarron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cimarron ...
Looking for more information about Cimarron? 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 Cimarron, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cimarron.
Adding Cimarron to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cimarron 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 Cimarron was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cimarron on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022