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Manzano, New Mexico
(Torrance County)

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Welcome to Manzano ...

Manzano is located in Torrance County<1>.

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

Manzano is 6,860 feet [2,091 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Manzano is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Manzano is located in the (505) area code.

Communities Also Named Manzano ...

While we believe that this Manzano is located in Torrance County, we know of another 2 New Mexico communities named Manzano. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bernalillo and Valencia County.

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

Communities near Manzano ...

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

  • Estancia [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estancia
    • Estancia [Torrance County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Manzano
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,561 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estancia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estancia<5>
  • Mountainair [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountainair
    • Mountainair [Torrance County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Manzano
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 871 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountainair
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountainair<5>
  • Willard [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willard
    • Willard [Torrance County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Manzano
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 239 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willard<5>
  • Torreon [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Torreon
    • Torreon [Torrance County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Manzano
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Torreon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torreon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tajique [Torrance County]
    • Abo [Torrance County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abo
      • Abo [Torrance County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Manzano
    • Meadow Lake [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lake
      • Meadow Lake [Valencia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Manzano
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Lake
    • Chilili [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilili
      • Chilili [Bernalillo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Manzano
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilili have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilili
    • Rio Communities North [Valencia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Communities North
      • Rio Communities North [Valencia County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Manzano
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Communities North
    • McIntosh [Torrance 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 Manzano. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Manzano.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manzano ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Mexico

About Torrance County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Torrance County: www.torrancecountynm.org/

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 Torrance, 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 Manzano - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Manzano) 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 Manzano. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ManzanoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manzano. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6467, Longitude: -106.3450       In this case, the coordinates for Manzano 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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