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Census Data for Maypens ...

As far as we can tell, Maypens has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Maypens, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Eunice [Lea County]
  • Jal [Lea County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jal
    • Jal [Lea County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Maypens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jal have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jal<2>
  • Hobbs [Lea County]
  • Kermit [Winkler County]
  • Andrews [Andrews County]
  • Seminole [Gaines County]
  • Goldsmith [Ector County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsmith
    • Goldsmith [Ector County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Maypens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsmith have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldsmith
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldsmith<2>

Lea County ...

Maypens is located in Lea County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Lea County.

Miscellaneous Information for Maypens ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Lea County or the community of Maypens:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Maypens:
    • GNIS ID for Maypens: 899756
    • GNIS ID for Lea County: 1702365
    • GNIS ID for State of New Mexico: 897535
  • The FIPS Codes ...
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Maypens is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #8 (the Mountain Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Maypens.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Maypens. 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/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- Maypens) 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 Maypens. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MaypensOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maypens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3602, Longitude: -103.1526    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>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.




 

 

 

 

 


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