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Welcome to San Fidel ...

San Fidel is located in northwest New Mexico.

San Fidel is located in Cibola County<1>.

San Fidel is 6,170 feet [1,881 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of San Fidel is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

San Fidel is located in the (505) area code.

The ZIP code for San Fidel: 87007<3>

Communities near San Fidel ...

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

  • Grants [Cibola County]
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    • Grants [Cibola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of San Fidel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,835 people
    • Former name for Grants:
    • Grants Station
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grants
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grants<5>
  • Milan [Cibola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
    • Milan [Cibola County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of San Fidel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,640 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
  • Cubero [Cibola County]
  • Harrisburg [Cibola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisburg
    • Harrisburg [Cibola County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of San Fidel
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seama [Cibola County]
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      • Seama [Cibola County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of San Fidel
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seama have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seama
    • Casa Blanca [Cibola County]
    • Encinal [Cibola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Encinal
      • Encinal [Cibola County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of San Fidel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Encinal
    • Paraje [Cibola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paraje
      • Paraje [Cibola County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of San Fidel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paraje
    • Acoma Pueblo [Cibola County]
    • Acoma Village [Cibola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acoma Village
      • Acoma Village [Cibola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of San Fidel
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Acoma Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acoma 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 San Fidel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for San Fidel.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Fidel ...

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

Adding San Fidel to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of San Fidel 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 San Fidel was on a map titled Map of New Mexico (from Rand McNally, 1951).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Mexico

About Cibola County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for San Fidel. 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 Cibola, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around San Fidel - 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 San Fidel). 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).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- San Fidel) 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 San Fidel. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: 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    
<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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