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Maljamar, New Mexico

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Welcome to Maljamar ...

Maljamar is located in southeast New Mexico.

Maljamar is located in Lea County.

Maljamar is 4,140 feet [1,262 m] above sea level.<1> 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 lies within the (575) area code.

The ZIP code for Maljamar: 88264<2>

Communities near Maljamar ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Maljamar and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Air Base City   [Map]   ---   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Artesia   [Map]   12,232   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hagerman   [Map]   1,244   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Hillburn City   [Map]   ---   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Humble City   [Map]   ---   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Lake Arthur   [Map]   433   W   36 miles [57.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Maljamar.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Maljamar. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Maljamar.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Maljamar, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Maljamar.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Maljamar. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Visit our Community Index for New Mexico

About Lea County

About New Mexico

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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maljamar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Maljamar. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Maljamar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maljamar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8563, Longitude: -103.7628     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Maljamar.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Maljamar.