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Mesilla Park, New Mexico

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Welcome to Mesilla Park ...

Mesilla Park is located in southwest New Mexico.

Mesilla Park is located in Dona Ana County.

Mesilla Park is 3,870 feet [1,180 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Mesilla Park is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Mesilla Park is within the (575) area code.

Communities near Mesilla Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mesilla Park and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Berino   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dona Ana   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairacres   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
La Mesa   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Las Cruces   [Map]   101,712   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mesilla Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Mesilla Park - it's located in Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mesilla Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mesilla Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mesilla Park.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mesilla Park:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mesilla Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New Mexico

About Dona Ana County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dona Ana County:

The official website for State of New Mexico:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>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- Mesilla Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mesilla Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mesilla Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mesilla Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2749, Longitude: -106.7662     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mesilla Park.

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