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Ranchito, New Mexico
(Taos County)

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Welcome to Ranchito ...

Ranchito is located in Taos County<1>.

Ranchito is 6,840 feet [2,085 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Ranchito is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Ranchito: (575)

Communities Also Named Ranchito ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Ranchito: This one is located in Taos County and the other is located in Sandoval County.

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

Communities near Ranchito ...

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

  • Angel Fire [Colfax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angel Fire
    • Angel Fire [Colfax County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Ranchito
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,070 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angel Fire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angel Fire<4>
  • Taos Ski Valley [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos Ski Valley
    • Taos Ski Valley [Taos County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Ranchito
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos Ski Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos Ski Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taos Ski Valley<4>
  • Talpa [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talpa
    • Talpa [Taos County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Ranchito
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talpa
  • Taos Pueblo [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos Pueblo
    • Taos Pueblo [Taos County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Ranchito
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos Pueblo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos Pueblo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shady Brook [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shady Brook
      • Shady Brook [Taos County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Ranchito
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Brook
    • Arroyo Seco [Taos County]
    • Arroyo Hondo [Taos County]
    • Carson [Taos County]
    • Valdez [Taos County]
    • Kiowa Village [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiowa Village
      • Kiowa Village [Taos County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Ranchito
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kiowa Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiowa Village

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ranchito. 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 Ranchito.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ranchito ...

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Taos, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ranchito - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Ranchito) 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 Ranchito. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RanchitoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ranchito. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4042, Longitude: -105.5982    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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