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Welcome to Monterey Park ...

Monterey Park is located in Valencia County.

Monterey Park is 5,040 feet [1,536 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Monterey Park is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Monterey Park: (505)

Communities near Monterey Park ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belen   [Map]   7,089   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bosque Farms   [Map]   3,804   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Isleta   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jarales   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Los Lunas   [Map]   15,501   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Meadow Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Monterey Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Monterey Park - they are located in Alabama, California and North Carolina.

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

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 Monterey Park. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monterey 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 Monterey Park.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monterey Park ...

Looking for more information about Monterey Park? 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.

Looking for more information about Monterey Park? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Monterey Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Monterey Park.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Valencia County: www.co.valencia.nm.us/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monterey 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Monterey Park. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Monterey Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monterey Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7590, Longitude: -106.6409     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monterey Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Monterey Park.

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