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Welcome to La Huerta ...

La Huerta is located in Eddy County<1>.

We don't have a date for the establishment of La Huerta.

The community of La Huerta was previously named Carlsbad North.

La Huerta is 3,120 feet [951 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of La Huerta is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

La Huerta is within the boundaries of the (575) area code.

Communities near La Huerta ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near La Huerta.

  • Loving [Eddy County]
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    • Loving [Eddy County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of La Huerta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loving have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loving
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loving<5>
  • Black River Village [Eddy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black River Village
    • Black River Village [Eddy County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of La Huerta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black River Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black River Village
  • Malaga [Eddy County]
  • Whites City [Eddy County]
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Artesia [Eddy County]
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      • Artesia [Eddy County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the north of La Huerta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artesia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Artesia<5>
    • Loco Hills [Eddy County]
    • Hope [Eddy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope
      • Hope [Eddy County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<3> to the northwest of La Huerta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope<5>
    • Lake Arthur [Chaves County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Arthur
      • Lake Arthur [Chaves County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<3> to the north of La Huerta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 422 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Arthur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Arthur<5>
    • Maljamar [Lea 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 La Huerta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for La Huerta.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Huerta ...

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

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About Eddy County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Eddy County: www.caverns.net/ecourt/

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 Eddy, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Huerta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Huerta) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for La Huerta. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La HuertaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Huerta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4427, Longitude: -104.2249    
<4>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.
<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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