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La Cienega, New Mexico
(Santa Fe County)

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Welcome to La Cienega ...

La Cienega is located in Santa Fe County<1>.

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

La Cienega is 5,930 feet [1,807 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of La Cienega is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

La Cienega is located in the (505) area code.

Communities Also Named La Cienega ...

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

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

Communities near La Cienega ...

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

  • Santa Fe [Santa Fe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Fe
    • Santa Fe [Santa Fe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of La Cienega
    • 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>
  • Agua Fria [Santa Fe County]
  • Los Cerrillos [Santa Fe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Cerrillos
    • Los Cerrillos [Santa Fe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of La Cienega
    • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of La Cienega
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Domingo [Sandoval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Domingo
      • Domingo [Sandoval County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of La Cienega
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Domingo
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of La Cienega
      • 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
    • Pena Blanca [Sandoval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pena Blanca
      • Pena Blanca [Sandoval County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of La Cienega
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pena Blanca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pena Blanca
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pena Blanca<5>
    • Seton Village [Santa Fe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seton Village
      • Seton Village [Santa Fe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of La Cienega
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seton Village
    • Cochiti Lake [Sandoval County]
    • Cochiti Pueblo [Sandoval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochiti Pueblo
      • Cochiti Pueblo [Sandoval County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of La Cienega
      • Cochiti Pueblo has also been known as:
      • Cochiti
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochiti Pueblo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cochiti Pueblo<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Cienega ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for La Cienega. 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 La Cienega - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- La Cienega) 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 La Cienega. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La CienegaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Cienega. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5628, Longitude: -106.1309       In this case, the coordinates for La Cienega 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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