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Duran, New Mexico
|• Total||4.692 sq mi (12.15 km2)|
|• Land||4.692 sq mi (12.15 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||6,276 ft (1,913 m)|
|• Density||7.46/sq mi (2.88/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||898762|
Duran is a census-designated place in Torrance County, New Mexico, United States. Duran is located at the junction of U.S. Route 54 and New Mexico State Road 3 14 miles (23 km) southwest of Vaughn. As of the 2010 census, its population was 35.
Duran was laid out in 1902 when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office has been in operation at Duran since 1902.
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