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Cruzville, New Mexico

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Welcome to Cruzville ...

Cruzville is located in Catron County<1>.

Cruzville is 6,330 feet [1,929 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Cruzville is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Cruzville, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Cruzville is located in the (575) area code.

Communities near Cruzville ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Cruzville.

  • Reserve [Catron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reserve
    • Reserve [Catron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Cruzville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 285 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reserve
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reserve<4>
  • Aragon [Catron County]
  • Luna [Catron County]
  • Alpine [Apache County]
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Blue [Greenlee County]
    • Mogollon [Catron County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mogollon
      • Mogollon [Catron County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the south of Cruzville
    • Nutrioso [Apache County]
    • Glenwood [Catron County]
    • Quemado [Catron 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 Cruzville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cruzville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cruzville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cruzville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Catron, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cruzville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cruzville) 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 Cruzville. 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 CruzvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cruzville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8075, Longitude: -108.6651    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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