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Welcome to Maljamar ...

Maljamar is located in southeast New Mexico.

Maljamar is located in Lea County<1>.

Maljamar is 4,140 feet [1,262 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Maljamar is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Maljamar (for example, toward Denver City (TX)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Maljamar is within the boundaries of the (575) area code.

The ZIP code for Maljamar: 88264<3>

Communities near Maljamar ...

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

  • Loco Hills [Eddy County]
  • Lovington [Lea County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lovington
    • Lovington [Lea County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the east of Maljamar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,474 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lovington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovington<5>
  • Arkansas Junction [Lea County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arkansas Junction
    • Arkansas Junction [Lea County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Maljamar
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arkansas Junction
  • Hillburn City [Lea County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillburn City
    • Hillburn City [Lea County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Maljamar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillburn City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillburn City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McDonald [Lea County]
    • Monument [Lea County]
    • Lake Arthur [Chaves County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Arthur
      • Lake Arthur [Chaves County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the west of Maljamar
      • 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>
    • Artesia [Eddy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesia
      • Artesia [Eddy County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the west of Maljamar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artesia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Artesia<5>
    • Hagerman [Chaves County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerman
      • Hagerman [Chaves County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Maljamar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,226 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagerman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerman<5>
    • Hobbs [Lea County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobbs
      • Hobbs [Lea County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the east of Maljamar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,339 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobbs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hobbs<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 Maljamar. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Maljamar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maljamar ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lea County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lea County: www.leacounty.net/

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 Lea, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maljamar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Maljamar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Maljamar or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Maljamar) 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 Maljamar. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MaljamarOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maljamar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8563, Longitude: -103.7628    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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