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Galisteo, New Mexico
(Santa Fe County)

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Welcome to Galisteo ...

Galisteo is located in Santa Fe County<1>.

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

Galisteo is 6,050 feet [1,844 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Galisteo is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Galisteo lies within the (505) area code.

Communities Also Named Galisteo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Galisteo: This one is located in Santa Fe County and the other is located in Guadalupe County.

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

Communities near Galisteo ...

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

  • Santa Fe [Santa Fe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Fe
    • Santa Fe [Santa Fe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Galisteo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,996 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Fe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Fe<5>
  • Pecos [San Miguel County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pecos
    • Pecos [San Miguel County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Galisteo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pecos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pecos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pecos<5>
  • Lamy [Santa Fe County]
  • Eldorado at Santa Fe [Santa Fe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eldorado at Santa Fe
    • Eldorado at Santa Fe [Santa Fe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Galisteo
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eldorado at Santa Fe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldorado at Santa Fe
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Los Cerrillos [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Cerrillos
      • Los Cerrillos [Santa Fe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Galisteo
      • Los Cerrillos has also been known as:
      • Cerrillos
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Cerrillos
    • Madrid [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madrid
      • Madrid [Santa Fe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Galisteo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madrid have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madrid
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madrid<5>
    • Bonanza City [Santa Fe County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonanza City
      • Bonanza City [Santa Fe County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Galisteo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonanza City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Canada de los Alamos [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canada de los Alamos
      • Canada de los Alamos [Santa Fe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Galisteo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canada de los Alamos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canada de los Alamos
    • Seton Village [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seton Village
      • Seton Village [Santa Fe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Galisteo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seton Village
    • La Cienega [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Cienega
      • La Cienega [Santa Fe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Galisteo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Cienega have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Cienega

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galisteo ...

Looking for more information about Galisteo? 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 Galisteo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Galisteo.

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

The official website for Santa Fe County: www.co.santa-fe.nm.us/

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 Santa Fe, 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 Galisteo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Galisteo) 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 Galisteo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GalisteoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galisteo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3956, Longitude: -105.9464       In this case, the coordinates for Galisteo 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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