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Welcome to Gage ...

Gage is located in Luna County<1>.

The location of Gage has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Gage is 4,490 feet [1,369 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Gage is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Gage, 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.

The area code for Gage: (575)

Communities Also Named Gage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Gage: This one is located in Luna County and the other is located in Grant County.

Beyond New Mexico, there are 15 communities that are also named Gage - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Texas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gage.

Communities near Gage ...

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

  • Deming
  • Separ
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Separ
    • Separ lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Gage.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Separ
  • Sunshine ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunshine
    • Sunshine was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the east of Gage.
  • Old Town
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Town
    • Old Town lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Gage.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Town
  • Old Hachita ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Hachita
    • Old Hachita was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Gage.
  • Hurley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurley
    • Hurley lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,175 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurley<5>
  • Bayard
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayard
    • Bayard lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayard<5>
  • Central
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central
    • Central lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central
  • Lordsburg
  • Santa Clara
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Clara
    • Santa Clara lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,761 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Santa Clara have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Clara

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 Gage. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gage.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gage ...

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

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

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 Luna, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gage - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Gage) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gage. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2295, Longitude: -108.0862       In this case, the coordinates for Gage have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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