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San Fidel, New Mexico

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Census Data for San Fidel ...

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

  • Grants [Cibola County]
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    • Grants [Cibola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of San Fidel
    • Former name for Grants:
    • Grants Station
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grants<2>
  • Milan [Cibola County]
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    • Milan [Cibola County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of San Fidel
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Cibola County ...

San Fidel is located in Cibola County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for San Fidel ...

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 Cibola County or the community of San Fidel:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to San Fidel:
    • GNIS ID for San Fidel: 923676
    • GNIS ID for Cibola County: 933051
    • GNIS ID for State of New Mexico: 897535
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • San Fidel is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #8 (the Mountain Division).
  • The US Postal Service ZIP Code ...
    • While some people have used a ZIP code to identify a community, the purpose of the ZIP code was to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although the ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like San Fidel, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) San Fidel. It's important to remember that the boundaries of a ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.
    • The ZIP code for San Fidel:87007<5>
  • Census ZCTA Codes ...
    • The US Census Bureau created statistical entities that they call ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs) and these ZCTAs are frequently confused with the ZIP codes that come from the US Postal Service (USPS).
    • ZCTAs were first created for the 2000 Census and at that time, they were based upon the USPS ZIP codes. While largely covering the same areas, the boundaries of a ZCTA do not necessarily match the boundaries of a postal ZIP code with the same number. For example, while a postal ZIP code can cross a county or state line, a Census ZCTA can not. They should be treated as separate entities with no correlation between them.

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for San Fidel.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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- San Fidel) 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 San Fidel. 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 San FidelOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in San Fidel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0824, Longitude: -107.5981    
<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 Cibola, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When looking for a ZIP Code, whether San Fidel or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).






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