Lea County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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Lea 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 3
Basins 5
Cliffs 1
Flats 5
Gaps 1
Lakes 22
Ranges 2
Ridges 5
Springs 2
Summits 7
Valleys 9
Cultural Features
Airports 5
Buildings 30
Cemeteries 17
Churches 45
Civil 11
Hospitals 4
Locales 313
Mines 19
Oilfields 86
Parks 9
Post Offices 11
Reservoirs 41
Schools 52
Towers 16
Wells 866
Historical Features
Airports 1
Locales 1
Military (Historical) 1
Post Offices 11
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