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Lake Sumner, New Mexico

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Around Lake Sumner ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Santa Rosa. It is located about 28 miles [45 km] to the northwest of Lake Sumner. Santa Rosa has a population of 2,600 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Fort Sumner. It is located about 12 miles [ km] to the southeast of Lake Sumner and has a population of 850 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lake Sumner.<2>

  • Cuervo [Guadalupe County]
  • Fort Sumner [DeBaca County]
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    • Fort Sumner [DeBaca County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Lake Sumner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 854 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Sumner<3>
  • House [Quay County]
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    • House [Quay County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the east of Lake Sumner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 61 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for House<3>
  • McAlister [Quay County]
  • Newkirk [Guadalupe County]
  • Santa Rosa [Guadalupe County]
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    • Santa Rosa [Guadalupe County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Lake Sumner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,625 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Rosa<3>
  • Taiban [DeBaca County]
  • Yeso [DeBaca County]

For more communities neighboring Lake Sumner, please visit our County-by-County Page for Lake Sumner.

DeBaca County ...

Lake Sumner is located in DeBaca County<4>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of DeBaca County: Chaves, Guadalupe, Lincoln, Quay & Roosevelt.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lake Sumner ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lake Sumner.

Airports Near Lake Sumner ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Lake Sumner and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Lake Sumner.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Mexico

About DeBaca County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of New Mexico:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lake Sumner.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lake Sumner) 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 Lake Sumner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake SumnerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Sumner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6228, Longitude: -104.3766       In this case, the coordinates for Lake Sumner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including DeBaca, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lake Sumner), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.






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