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Welcome to Adkins (aka 'Adkins Colonia') ...
Adkins is located on the South Texas Plains.
The location of Adkins has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The community of Adkins has also been called Adkins Colonia.
Adkins is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Adkins lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adkins is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.
Communities Also Named Adkins ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Adkins: This one is located in Hidalgo County and the other is located in Bexar County.
Beyond Texas, there are 4 communities that are also named Adkins - they are located in Georgia, Louisiana and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adkins.
Communities near Adkins ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adkins.
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 Adkins. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adkins.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adkins. 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 Adkins.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adkins. See our Newspapers Page for Adkins.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adkins ...
Looking for more information about Adkins? 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 Adkins, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adkins.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adkins. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022