Gallup McKinley County, New Mexico

Gallup: City in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States

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Location of Gallup on New Mexico map.

About

Gallup is a city located in the county of McKinley in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Its population at the 2010 census was 21,678 and a population density of 443 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,253 inhabitants.

The city was created 140 years ago in 1880.

McKinley County New Mexico Court House image
McKinley County New Mexico Court House
McKinley County New Mexico Court House image

Geography

Gallup is located at 35°31'41"N 108°44'33"W (35.5280800, -108.7425800).

Gallup map

Gallup Quick Facts

Population : 21,253 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
County : McKinley County
Postal code : 87301–87305
Phone Area Codes : 505
Area : 48.98 km2
Altitude : 6,467 feet / 1971 meters
Capital city : Gallup is capital of McKinley County
Establishment : January 01, 1881 (140 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 15:59:15 (24th October 2021)
Density : 434 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gallup decreased by 2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 21,678 - census
2011 21,968 1.32% estimation process
2012 21,926 -0.19% estimation process
2013 21,994 0.31% estimation process
2014 22,009 0.07% estimation process
2015 22,187 0.8% estimation process
2016 22,036 -0.69% estimation process
2017 21,846 -0.87% estimation process
2018 21,682 -0.76% estimation process
2019 21,493 -0.88% estimation process
2020 21,253 -1.13% estimation process

Gallup zip code is 87301. County name: McKinley, County fips: 35031

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People born in Gallup (22)

People born in Gallup, including astronomer Carolyn S. Shoemaker, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Hiroshi Miyamura, actor Tony Genaro, you can see a list of people who born in Gallup.

Schools in Gallup

College & universities near Gallup, NM

Code Name City ZIP
187958 University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup (NM) 87301

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gallup, NM

Code Name Address Type
GLP Gallup station 201 East Highway 66 RAIL

Post offices near Gallup

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gallu Post Office Gallup (NM) 87301

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in McKinley County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in McKinley County , NM.

City Name Population Title
Zuni Pueblo 6,302 City in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States of America
Crownpoint 2,278 Census-designated place (CDP) in McKinley County, New Mexico
Thoreau 1,865 Census-designated place in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States
Navajo 1,645 Athabaskan language of Na-Dené stock spoken in the southwestern United States
Black Rock 1,323 Census-designated place in McKinley County, New Mexico, US
Church Rock 1,128 City in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States of America
Tohatchi 808 Census-designated place in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Gallup distances to largest New Mexico cities