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Velarde, New Mexico
Welcome to Velarde ...
Velarde is located in north central New Mexico.
Velarde is 5,760 feet [1,756 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Velarde is about 1 mile [or 1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Velarde lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Velarde: 87582<3>
Communities Also Named Velarde ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Velarde - it's located in Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Velarde.
Communities near Velarde ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Velarde.
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 Velarde. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Velarde.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Velarde. 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 Velarde.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Velarde. See our Newspapers Page for Velarde.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Velarde ...
Looking for more information about Velarde? 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 Velarde, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Velarde.
Adding Velarde to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Velarde 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 Velarde was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Velarde on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Mexico (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Velarde on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 12 Sep 2022