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The location of Acacia









Welcome to Acacia (aka 'Acacia Colonia') ...

Acacia is located in Hidalgo County.

The location of Acacia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Acacia is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Acacia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Acacia is within the (956) area code.

Communities near Acacia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Alamo   [Map]   19,679   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Alton   [Map]   17,278   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Donna   [Map]   16,638   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Edinburg   [Map]   90,280   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
McAllen   [Map]   142,696   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mercedes   [Map]   16,734   E   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Acacia.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acacia. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acacia. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acacia.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Acacia:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acacia ...

Looking for more information about Acacia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Acacia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Acacia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acacia.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acacia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hidalgo County: www.co.hidalgo.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acacia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acacia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acacia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2515, Longitude: -98.1883     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Acacia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Acacia.

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