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Cubero, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Cibola
Area
 • Total 9.385 sq mi (24.31 km2)
 • Land 9.385 sq mi (24.31 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 6,217 ft (1,895 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 289
 • Density 30.79/sq mi (11.890/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 87014
Area code(s) 505
GNIS feature ID 898751
Mexican town of Cubero, New Mexico, Western Outpost on 35th Parallel, 935 miles west of Missouri River. (Boston Public Library) (cropped)
The Mexican town of Cubero, ca. 1867

Cubero is a census-designated place in Cibola County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 289 as of the 2010 census. Cubero has a post office with ZIP code 87014. The town was founded by Mexicans and was along the route of the Santa Fe Railroad's first transcontinental rail line through the Southwestern United States.

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