Aztec, New Mexico Speed Traps
Posted 55 mph speed limit is in a rural area north of Aztec, NM, which is a small town in itself. There is no reason why the limit should be reduced from 65 mph to 55 mph so far (approximately 10 miles) from such a small community.
As your driving north 550 /main the speed limit goes from 45 mph and as you drive down a hill into town it goes to 25 mph. The Police sit in a dirt lot on the east side of the road right behind a big tree so you won’t see them until your passed them. they will usually stop and write for speeds over 10 mph. They also roam up and down main very often