Hidalgo County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features


Hidalgo County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 2
Arroyos 8
Basins 1
Cliffs 1
Flats 10
Gaps 13
Lakes 3
Ranges 20
Ridges 6
Springs 33
Streams 65
Summits 92
Valleys 130
Cultural Features
Airports 6
Bridges 1
Buildings 17
Canals 5
Cemeteries 5
Churches 24
Civil 6
Dams 12
Locales 193
Mines 198
Parks 7
Post Offices 2
Reservoirs 228
Schools 9
Towers 2
Trails 1
Wells 112
Historical Features
Airports 1
Locales 10
Military (Historical) 1
Populated Places 1
Post Offices 6
Schools 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: New Mexico's National Historic Landmarks
Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 919 New Mexico cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 56,056 New Mexico Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: December 2, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 600 New Mexico public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.