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Welcome to Acre Tract (aka 'Acre Tract Colonia') ...

Acre Tract is located on the South Texas Plains.

Acre Tract is located in Hidalgo County<1>.

The location of Acre Tract has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acre Tract is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Acre Tract: (956)

The community of Acre Tract has also been called Acre Tract Colonia.

Communities near Acre Tract ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Acre Tract.

  • McAllen
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
  • Edinburg
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
  • Pharr
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
  • Harlingen
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harlingen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlingen
    • Harlingen is located in Cameron County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,176 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Harlingen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlingen <4>
  • Weslaco
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
  • San Juan
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
  • Alamo
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
  • Mercedes
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Donna
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
  • La Feria
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acre Tract. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acre Tract.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acre Tract. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Acre Tract.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acre Tract. See our Newspapers Page for Acre Tract.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acre Tract ...

Looking for more information about Acre Tract? 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 Acre Tract, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acre Tract.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Hidalgo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acre Tract - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023