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Welcome to Willard ...

The village of Willard is located in Torrance County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Willard has a population of 239 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Willard.

Willard is 6,090 feet [1,856 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Willard is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Willard is within the (505) area code.

The ZIP code for Willard: 87063<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Willard had an population of 239 people. This is a decrease of 5.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Willard had a population of 253 people. This makes Willard the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Willard represents 0.01% of the population of New Mexico (which has 2,059,179 people), making it the state's 83rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 253 people, the population of Willard increased 5.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 240 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Willard.

Communities Also Named Willard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Willard - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Tennessee, Utah (2), Virginia (3), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Willard ...

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

  • Estancia [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estancia
    • Estancia [Torrance County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,561 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estancia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estancia<6>
  • Mountainair [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountainair
    • Mountainair [Torrance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Willard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 871 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountainair
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountainair<6>
  • Torreon [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Torreon
    • Torreon [Torrance County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Willard
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Torreon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torreon
  • Manzano [Torrance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manzano
    • Manzano [Torrance County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Willard
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manzano have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manzano
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McIntosh [Torrance County]
    • Tajique [Torrance County]
    • Abo [Torrance County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abo
      • Abo [Torrance County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Willard
    • Chilili [Bernalillo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilili
      • Chilili [Bernalillo County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the northwest of Willard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilili have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilili
    • Cedarvale [Torrance County]
    • Moriarty [Torrance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moriarty
      • Moriarty [Torrance County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the north of Willard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,841 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moriarty have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moriarty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moriarty<6>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willard ...

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

The Communities of New Mexico

About Torrance County

About New Mexico

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

The official website for Torrance County: www.torrancecountynm.org/

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 Torrance, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Willard.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willard - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 village (such as Willard). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Willard or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Willard) 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 Willard. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WillardOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5960, Longitude: -106.0313    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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