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Bosque, New Mexico
Bosque, New Mexico is located in New Mexico
Bosque, New Mexico
Bosque, New Mexico
Location in New Mexico
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Valencia
4,780 ft (1,460 m)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 505
GNIS feature ID 899545

Bosque is an unincorporated community in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States. Bosque is located at the junction of New Mexico State Road 116 and New Mexico State Road 346 7.1 miles (11.4 km) south of Belen. Bosque has a post office with ZIP code 87006. It was named for its location in the bosque of the Rio Grande valley. The town has been settled since 1750, when several Hispanicized tribes farmed here.

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