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Cornudas, Texas: Population 5-6

Town claims to suffer from size fluctuations, so we can't guarantee how many inhabitants you will see. The 5-6 claim is made on a sign in the cafe window.

US Hwy 180, Cornudas, TX
On the north side of US Hwy 180/62, roughly 60 miles east of El Paso, TX, or 100 miles west of Carlsbad, NM.
The Cafe is closed on Tuesdays. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Population 5-6

On a highway between El Paso Texas and Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico, the main selling point of this "town" is its population of 5-6 (they must have to send one person out for groceries every now and then). It resembles a single wide trailer containing a restaurant of about 4 tables and a gift shop selling authentic Mexican blankets (no, not made in China or Taiwan) for $5.00.

[Ami Thomas, 06/30/2001]

Cornudas consists of the Cornudas Cafe and its outbuildings (Its current owners have never bothered to paint out the "May's Cafe" on its roof). The 5-6 claim is made on sign in the window of the Cafe, which is known for its hand-written paper bag menus.

Nearby Offbeat Places

TeePee Rest StopTeePee Rest Stop, Sierra Blanca, TX - 39 mi.
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Uniroyal GalUniroyal Gal, El Paso, TX - 43 mi.
In the region:
Big Rooster, Fabens, TX - 45 mi.

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