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Welcome to Rowe ...

Rowe is located in northeast New Mexico.

Rowe is located in San Miguel County<1>.

Rowe is 6,820 feet [2,079 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Rowe is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Communities Also Named Rowe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Rowe - they are located in Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Rowe ...

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

  • Pecos (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pecos
    • Pecos lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Rowe and is located in San Miguel County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pecos have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pecos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pecos<5>
  • Glorieta (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
  • Ilfeld (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Lamy (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
  • Canada de los Alamos (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canada de los Alamos
    • Canada de los Alamos lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Rowe and is located in Santa Fe County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canada de los Alamos have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canada de los Alamos
  • El Ancon (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for El Ancon
    • El Ancon lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Rowe and is located in San Miguel County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on El Ancon
  • Eldorado at Santa Fe (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eldorado at Santa Fe
    • Eldorado at Santa Fe lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Rowe and is located in Santa Fe County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eldorado at Santa Fe have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldorado at Santa Fe
  • Coruco (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coruco
    • Coruco lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Rowe and is located in San Miguel County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coruco
  • Ribera (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Galisteo (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galisteo
    • Galisteo lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Rowe and is located in Santa Fe County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galisteo have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galisteo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galisteo<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rowe ...

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

Adding Rowe to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rowe 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 Rowe was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Rowe on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Mexico (1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rowe on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rowe. 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 San Miguel, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rowe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rowe) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rowe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RoweOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rowe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4913, Longitude: -105.6755    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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