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Cedro, New Mexico
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Bernalillo
 • Total 5.3 sq mi (13.8 km2)
 • Land 5.3 sq mi (13.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
7,060 ft (2,150 m)
 • Total 430
 • Density 81/sq mi (31.1/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code(s) 505
FIPS code 35-13450
GNIS feature ID 0904883

Cedro is a census-designated place (CDP) in Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 430 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area.


Cedro is located in eastern Bernalillo County. It is bordered to the south by the Ponderosa Pine CDP. The center of Cedro lies in Cedro Canyon in the northern end of the Manzano Mountains southeast of Albuquerque. New Mexico State Road 337 leads through the canyon and the Cedro CDP, leading north 6 miles (10 km) to Tijeras, from where it is a further 14 miles (23 km) west via Interstate 40 to downtown Albuquerque.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Cedro CDP has a total area of 5.3 square miles (13.8 km2), all of it land.

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