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Mosquero, New Mexico
Welcome to Mosquero ...
The village of Mosquero is located in northeast New Mexico.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mosquero has a population of 85 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mosquero.
The community of Mosquero is 5,580 feet [1,701 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Mosquero is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Mosquero lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Mosquero and travel east, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Mosquero: (575)
The ZIP code for Mosquero: 87733<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mosquero had an population of 85 people. This is a decrease of 8.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.17% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mosquero had a population of 93 people (or 13.38% of the total population of Harding County). This makes Mosquero the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 93 people, the population of Mosquero decreased 22.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 120 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mosquero.
Communities near Mosquero ...
We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Mosquero.
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 Mosquero. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mosquero.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mosquero. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Mosquero.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mosquero ...
Looking for more information about Mosquero? 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 Mosquero, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mosquero.
Adding Mosquero to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mosquero 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 Mosquero was on a map titled Map of Arizona and New Mexico (from Rand McNally, 1925).
We also found Mosquero on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Mexico (1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mosquero 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: 15 Aug 2022