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Welcome to Jarales ...

Jarales is located in central New Mexico.

Jarales is located in Valencia County<1>.

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

Jarales is 4,790 feet [1,460 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Jarales is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Jarales is within the (505) area code.

Adding Jarales to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Jarales 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 Jarales was on a map titled Map of Arizona and New Mexico (from Rand McNally, 1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jarales on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Jarales ...

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

  • Los Lunas [Valencia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Lunas
    • Los Lunas [Valencia County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Jarales
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,061 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Lunas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Lunas<5>
  • Belen [Valencia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belen
    • Belen [Valencia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Jarales
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,416 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belen<5>
  • Rio Communities [Valencia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities
    • Rio Communities [Valencia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Jarales
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rio Communities have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Communities
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Communities<5>
  • Bosque Farms [Valencia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bosque Farms
    • Bosque Farms [Valencia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Jarales
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,888 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bosque Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bosque Farms
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bosque Farms<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Peralta [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peralta
      • Peralta [Valencia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Jarales
      • Estimated population in 2015: 3,585 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peralta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peralta<5>
    • Veguita [Socorro County]
    • Contreras [Socorro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Contreras
      • Contreras [Socorro County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Jarales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Contreras
    • Las Nutrias [Socorro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Las Nutrias
      • Las Nutrias [Socorro County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Jarales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Las Nutrias
    • Rio Communities North [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities North
      • Rio Communities North [Valencia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Jarales
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Communities North
    • Tome [Valencia 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 Jarales. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jarales.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jarales ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Valencia County: www.co.valencia.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 Valencia, 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 Jarales - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jarales) 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 Jarales. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JaralesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jarales. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6131, Longitude: -106.7636       In this case, the coordinates for Jarales 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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