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The location of Algodon









Welcome to Algodon (aka 'Algodon Colonia') ...

Algodon is located in El Paso County.

The location of Algodon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Algodon is 3,660 feet [1,116 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Algodon is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Algodon: (915)

Communities near Algodon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Algodon and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Sunland Park (NM)   [Map]   17,061   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Agua Dulce   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clint   [Map]   1,131   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
El Paso   [Map]   683,577   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fabens   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fort Bliss   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Algodon.

Communities Also Named Algodon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Algodon: This one is located in El Paso County and the other is located in San Patricio County.

Beyond Texas, there are 4 communities that are also named Algodon - they are located in California, Louisiana and Michigan.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Algodon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Algodon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Algodon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Algodon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algodon ...

Looking for more information about Algodon? 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.

Looking for more information about Algodon? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Algodon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Algodon.

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

The official website for El Paso County: www.epcounty.com/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Algodon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Algodon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algodon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6571, Longitude: -106.3025     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Algodon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Algodon.

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