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Lemitar, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Socorro
 • Total 1.371 sq mi (3.55 km2)
 • Land 1.371 sq mi (3.55 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 4,642 ft (1,415 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 330
 • Density 241/sq mi (92.9/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 87823
Area code(s) 575
GNIS feature ID 923619

Lemitar is a census-designated place in Socorro County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 330 as of the 2010 census. Lemitar has a post office with ZIP code 87823. Exit 156 on Interstate 25 serves the community.


Lemitar is located at 34°09′18″N 106°54′44″W / 34.155034°N 106.912241°W / 34.155034; -106.912241. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 1.371 square miles (3.55 km2), all of it land.

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