White Signal, New Mexico facts for kids
|White Signal, New Mexico|
|• Total||6.442 sq mi (16.68 km2)|
|• Land||6.433 sq mi (16.66 km2)|
|• Water||0.009 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||5,978 ft (1,822 m)|
|• Density||28.10/sq mi (10.848/km2)|
|Time zone||Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|GNIS feature ID||899990|
White Signal was named for a nearby outcropping of reflective white quartz; early residents thought the reflected sunlight resembled a signal. The community had a post office from 1909 to 1933.
White Signal is located at U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 6.442 square miles (16.68 km2); 6.433 square miles (16.66 km2) of its area is land and 0.009 square miles (0.023 km2) is water.. According to the
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