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We at ERA Montgomery Real Estate are excited that you have decided on Carlsbad as your destination or are considering us as your destination. We would like to tell you a little about our community.

Carlsbad is a wonderful place to live because of our mild temperatures and many varied activities. On average, the sun shines in Carlsbad 350 days a year with an average of 15 inches of rain per year. The average maximum temperature in January is 57 degrees, April is 80 degrees and July is 96 degrees. With the weather dominated by warm, sunny days, residents are able to enjoy the abundance of recreational activities almost year round.

For the outdoor enthusiast, the mountains and beautiful desert surrounding the area offer numerous opportunities for hiking, bicycling, and horseback riding. If you enjoy golf, Carlsbad has two challenging and scenic golf courses that welcome the public. There are many organized sports leagues available for everyone.

The Pecos River snakes its way through this warm, desert town, its deep blue waters providing beauty, serenity, livelihoods and entertainment for many in our town. Starting in the mountains of Northern New Mexico, the Pecos River travels 900 miles into Texas where it joins the Rio Grande. Along its journey, the river creates an awesome presence in Carlsbad and Surrounding areas.

Another world awaits you deep below the surface at Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Created over time this subterranean marvel amazes visitors year-round with its beautiful formations and challenging off- trail tours. The Carlsbad Caverns is listed as one of the twenty world heritage sites in the United States and thought by many to be the 8th wonder of the world. The surrounding area also includes Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Living Desert State Park, Brantley Lake State Park, Lincoln National Forest and Sitting Bull Falls.

We look forward to making your transition to Carlsbad, New Mexico a smooth and pleasant one.


Administration (575) 234-3300

Early Childhood Education Center (575) 234-3303

Craft Elementary (575) 234-3304

Eddy Elementary (575) 234-3305

Hillcrest Elementary (575) 234-3308

Pate Elementary (575) 234-3310

Puckett Elementary (575) 234-3311

Riverside Elementary (575) 234-3312

Sunset Elementary (575) 234-3315

Alta Vista Middle School (575) 234-3316

PR Leyva Middle School (575) 234-3318

Carlsbad High School (575) 234-3319

New Mexico State Uni. at Carlsbad (575) 234-9200


Carlsbad Caverns National Park (575) 785-2232

Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park (575) 887-5516

Guadalupe Mountains National Park (915) 858-3251

Lincoln National Forest (575) 885-4181
Sitting Bull Falls

Carlsbad Museum and Art Center (575) 887-0276

Brantley Lake State Park (575) 457-2384

Carlsbad Cruise Lines (575) 885-4993

Fiesta Drive In Theater (575) 885-4126


Lake Carlsbad Golf Course (575) 885-5444
901 N. Canal

Riverside Country Club Golf Course (575) 885-4253
1700 West Orchard Lane


Churches/Places of worship

Apostolic (1)

Assembly of God (4)

Baptist (13)

Catholic (3)

Charismatic (2)

Christian (2)

Church of Christ (5)

Church of God (3)

Church of God in Christ (1)

Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints (1)

Church of the Nazarene (2)

Episcopal (1)

Jewish (1)

Lutheran (2)

Mennonite (1)

Methodist (3)

Pentecostal (1)

Pentecostal United (1)

Presbyterian (1)

Seventh Day Adventist (1)

Non-Denominational (5)


Important Phone Numbers:

Carlsbad School Administration 575-234-3300

US Cable of Carlsbad 1-800-858-3248
United States Post Office 575-885-5717

Department of Motor 575-885-2251

Carlsbad Chamber of 575-887-6516

Carlsbad Current Argus 575-887-5501

Carlsbad Medical 575-887-4100
Center (Hospital)

Waste Management (Rural Properties) 1-800-634-8760

Carlsbad Police Department 575-885-2111

Water Department 575-887-1191

Excel Energy 1-800-895-4999

N.M. Gas Company 1-888-664-2726