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Welcome to Dora ...
The village of Dora is located in southeast New Mexico.
Dora is located in Roosevelt County<1>.
The location of Dora has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dora has a population of 119 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Dora is 4,300 feet [1,311 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Dora is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Dora lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Dora (for example, toward Sudan (TX)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The area code for Dora: (575)
We don't have a date for the establishment of Dora.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dora had an population of 119 people. This is a decrease of 10.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dora had a population of 133 people. This makes Dora the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 133 people, the population of Dora increased 2.31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 130 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dora.
Communities Also Named Dora ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 16 communities that are also named Dora - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dora.
Communities near Dora ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dora.
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 Dora. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dora.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dora. See our Newspapers Page for Dora.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dora ...
Looking for more information about Dora? 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 Dora, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dora.
Adding Dora to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dora in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Dora was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
For more details, see References and Mentions for Dora.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dora. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Roosevelt County: www.rooseveltcounty.com/
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 31 May 2023