Place:Yah-ta-hey, McKinley, New Mexico, United States


TypeCensus-designated place
Coordinates35.627°N 108.791°W
Located inMcKinley, New Mexico, United States
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Yah-ta-hey is a census-designated place (CDP) in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States. As of the 2000 census, the CDP population was 580. The English name for this place is an approximation of a Navajo greeting, though the Navajo name means "like the devil", in reference to J.B. Tanner who operated the trading post located here.

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