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Oasis, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Sierra
Area
 • Total 2.090 sq mi (5.41 km2)
 • Land 2.090 sq mi (5.41 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 4,258 ft (1,298 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 149
 • Density 71.29/sq mi (27.53/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 575
GNIS feature ID 898828

Oasis is a census-designated place in Sierra County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 149 as of the 2010 census.

Geography

Oasis is located at 32°55′40″N 107°18′59″W / 32.927701°N 107.316417°W / 32.927701; -107.316417. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 2.090 square miles (5.41 km2), all of it land.

While Interstate 25 passes through the community, it does not have an exit; the community is about halfway between exits 59 and 63. New Mexico State Road 187 also passes through the community. Caballo Lake is located to the east of the community.


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