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Rainsville, New Mexico

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Welcome to Rainsville ...

Rainsville is located in northeast New Mexico.

Rainsville is located in Mora County<1>.

Rainsville is 7,040 feet [2,146 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Rainsville is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Rainsville: (575)

The ZIP code for Rainsville: 87736<3>

Communities Also Named Rainsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Rainsville - they are located in Alabama, Indiana and Texas.

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

Communities near Rainsville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rainsville.

  • Golondrinas [Mora County]
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    • Golondrinas [Mora County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Rainsville
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  • Mora [Mora County]
  • Ojo Feliz [Mora County]
  • Abuelo [Mora County]
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    • Abuelo [Mora County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Rainsville
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cleveland [Mora County]
    • Ledoux [Mora County]
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      • Ledoux [Mora County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Rainsville
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    • Pacheco Village [Mora County]
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      • Pacheco Village [Mora County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Rainsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pacheco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • South Carmen [Mora County]
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      • South Carmen [Mora County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Rainsville
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    • Holman [Mora County]
    • Guadalupita [Mora County]

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 Rainsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rainsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rainsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rainsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rainsville. See our Newspapers Page for Rainsville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rainsville ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Mora, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rainsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Rainsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rainsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rainsville) 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 Rainsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RainsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rainsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9781, Longitude: -105.2088    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






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