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McAlister, New Mexico
Welcome to McAlister ...
McAlister is located in northeast New Mexico.
McAlister is 4,720 feet [1,439 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of McAlister is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: McAlister lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from McAlister (for example, toward Bovina (TX)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
McAlister is located in the (575) area code.
The ZIP code for McAlister: 88427<3>
Communities near McAlister ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McAlister.
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 McAlister. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McAlister.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around McAlister. See our Newspapers Page for McAlister.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McAlister ...
Looking for more information about McAlister? 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 McAlister, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for McAlister.
Adding McAlister to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of McAlister in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for McAlister was on a map titled Map of Arizona and New Mexico (from Rand McNally, 1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for McAlister on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022