San Mateo, New Mexico
|San Mateo, New Mexico|
|Elevation||7,313 ft (2,229 m)|
|Time zone||Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|GNIS feature ID||910660|
San Mateo was founded when the Conquistadors came to New Mexico in the 1540s. The community has a Catholic church, a Baptist church, a Morada, a cemetery, and an old abandoned elementary school. It is also coined "the Uranium Capital of the World".
San Mateo is located at  The community is 25 miles (40 km) from Grants, the largest city in Cibola County. It overlooks Mount Taylor. San Mateo lies 7313 feet (2229 m) above sea level.(35.331423, -107.643110).
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: San Mateo, New Mexico. Retrieved on November 16, 2013.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
- "San Mateo NM". ZIP Code Lookup. Retrieved 2008-07-26.
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