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Census Data for Mountain Park ...

As far as we can tell, Mountain Park 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 Mountain Park, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Cloudcroft (Otero County)
  • Alamogordo (Otero County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamogordo
    • Alamogordo lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Mountain Park and is located in Otero County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alamogordo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamogordo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamogordo<2>
  • Tularosa (Otero County)
  • Ruidoso Downs (Lincoln County)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruidoso Downs
    • Ruidoso Downs lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Mountain Park and is located in Lincoln County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruidoso Downs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruidoso Downs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ruidoso Downs<2>
  • Ruidoso (Lincoln County)

Otero County ...

Mountain Park is located in Otero County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Mountain Park ...

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 Otero County or the community of Mountain Park:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Mountain Park:
    • GNIS ID for Mountain Park: 908930
    • GNIS ID for Otero County: 929104
    • GNIS ID for State of New Mexico: 897535
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Mountain Park 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 Mountain Park.

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

The official website for Otero County: www.co.otero.nm.us/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain Park) 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 Mountain Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountain ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9513, Longitude: -105.8255    
<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 Otero, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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