Belen is a town in , 30 miles south of . Belen was founded in 1740 as a small Spanish settlement. Nearly a century ago the town became the center of railroad operations in New Mexico, creating its nickname "The Hub City".

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
Belen is the southern terminus of the New Mexico Rail Runner Express commuter rail line, located in the center of the town of Belen, , near the intersection of Reinken Avenue and Wisconsin Street. Photo: PerryPlanet, Public domain.

Photo: AllenS, Public domain.

is a high school in Valencia County, Belen, New Mexico, USA.

Localities in the Area

is a city in , , United States. is situated 3½ miles east of Belen.


34.6628° or 34° 39' 45.9" north
-106.7762° or 106° 46' 34.3" west
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4810 feet (1466 metres)
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node 7818432582
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  • Arabic: Belen, New Mexico
  • Arabic: بيلين
  • Basque: Belen (Mexiko Berria)
  • Basque: Belen
  • Cebuano: Belen
  • Chechen: Белен (Нью-Мексико)
  • Chechen: Белен
  • Chinese: Belen
  • Chinese: 貝倫
  • Chinese: 贝伦
  • Croatian: Belen, Novi Meksiko
  • Croatian: Belen
  • Danish: Belen
  • Dutch: Belen
  • Egyptian Arabic: بيلين
  • English: Belen, New Mexico
  • French: Belen
  • German: Belen
  • German: Nuestra Senora de Belen
  • Italian: Belen
  • Japanese: ベレン (ニューメキシコ州)
  • Japanese: ベーリン
  • Kazakh: Бэлен (Нью-Мексико)
  • Kazakh: Бэлен
  • Kirghiz: Бэлен
  • Min Nan Chinese: Belen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Belen
  • Persian: بلن، نیومکزیکو
  • Polish: Belen
  • Portuguese: Belen
  • Portuguese: Belen (Novo México)
  • Russian: Белен (Нью-Мексико)
  • Russian: Белен (город в США)
  • Russian: Белен
  • Serbian: Белен (Нови Мексико)
  • Serbian: Белен
  • Serbo-Croatian: Belen, New Mexico
  • Serbo-Croatian: Belen
  • South Azerbaijani: بلن، نیومکزیکو
  • Spanish: Belen (Nuevo México)
  • Spanish: Belén
  • Spanish: Belén (Nuevo México)
  • Tatar: Белен (Нью-Мексико)
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  • Ukrainian: Белен
  • Volapük: Belen (NM)
  • Volapük: Belen (New Mexico)
  • Volapük: Belen, NM
  • Volapük: Belen, New Mexico
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  • Waray (Philippines): Belen
  • Welsh: Belen, New Mexico
  • Belem
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  • Nuestra Senora de Belen *

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