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Las Palomas is a census-designated place in Sierra County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 173 as of the 2010 census.[1] The community is located near Exit 71 of Interstate 25; New Mexico State Road 187 also passes through the community.

Las Palomas, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Las Palomas, New Mexico is located in New Mexico
Las Palomas, New Mexico
Las Palomas, New Mexico
Coordinates: 33°03′45″N 107°17′54″W / 33.06250°N 107.29833°W / 33.06250; -107.29833Coordinates: 33°03′45″N 107°17′54″W / 33.06250°N 107.29833°W / 33.06250; -107.29833
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountySierra
Area
 • Total1.599 sq mi (4.14 km2)
 • Land1.599 sq mi (4.14 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
4,268 ft (1,301 m)
Population
 • Total173
 • Density110/sq mi (42/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code(s)575
GNIS feature ID899716[2]

GeographyEdit

Las Palomas is located at 33°03′32″N 107°17′54″W / 33.058904°N 107.298221°W / 33.058904; -107.298221. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 1.599 square miles (4.14 km2), all of it land.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "2010 Census Gazetteer Files - Places: New Mexico". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved August 21, 2014.
  2. ^ "Las Palomas". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.