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Welcome to Adobe Colonia ...

Adobe Colonia is located in El Paso County<1>.

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

Adobe Colonia is 3,660 feet [1,116 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Adobe Colonia is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Adobe Colonia lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Adobe Colonia is within the (915) area code.

Communities near Adobe Colonia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adobe Colonia.

  • El Paso [El Paso County]
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    • El Paso [El Paso County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Adobe Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 682,669 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Paso
  • Horizon City [El Paso County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horizon City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horizon City
    • Horizon City [El Paso County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Adobe Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 19,741 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horizon City
  • Sunland Park [Dona Ana County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunland Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunland Park
    • Sunland Park [Dona Ana County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Adobe Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 17,639 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunland Park
  • San Elizario [El Paso County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Elizario have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Elizario
    • San Elizario [El Paso County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Adobe Colonia
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clint [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clint have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clint
      • Clint [El Paso County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Adobe Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,114 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clint
    • Sparks [El Paso County]
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      • Sparks [El Paso County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Adobe Colonia
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    • Morning Glory [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morning Glory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morning Glory
      • Morning Glory [El Paso County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Adobe Colonia
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    • Agua Dulce [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agua Dulce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agua Dulce
      • Agua Dulce [El Paso County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Adobe Colonia
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    • Fabens [El Paso County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fabens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fabens
      • Fabens [El Paso County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Adobe Colonia
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    • Fort Bliss [El Paso County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Bliss
      • Fort Bliss [El Paso County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Adobe Colonia
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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 Adobe Colonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adobe Colonia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adobe Colonia. 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 Adobe Colonia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adobe Colonia ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for El Paso County: www.epcounty.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including El Paso, 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 have 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 Adobe Colonia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Adobe Colonia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adobe Colonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6512, Longitude: -106.3025       In this case, the coordinates for Adobe Colonia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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