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Aguilares Acres, Texas

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Aguilares Acres.

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Around Aguilares Acres (aka 'Aguilares Acres Colonia') ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Laredo. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the west of Aguilares Acres. Laredo has a population of 257,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Rio Bravo. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the west of Aguilares Acres and has a population of 4,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2016
Benavides   [Map]   1,324   E   43 miles [69.2 km]
El Cenizo   [Map]   3,206   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Encinal   [Map]   586   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Freer   [Map]   2,748   NE   41 miles [66 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Botines   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bruni   [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hebbronville   [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
La Presa   [Map]     W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Laredo Ranchettes   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Larga Vista   [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Las Lomitas   [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Mirando City Addition   [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Mirando City   [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Oilton   [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ranchitos Las Lomas   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ranchos Penitas West   [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Realitos   [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Regency Village   [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
South Fork Estates   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

For more communities neighboring Aguilares Acres, please visit our County-by-County Page for Aguilares Acres.

Webb County ...

Aguilares Acres is located in Webb County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Webb County: Dimmit, Duval, Jim Hogg, La Salle, Maverick & Zapata.

Although it doesn't share a border with Webb County, Webb is close to Aguilares Acres.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Aguilares Acres ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Cactus   -   36 miles [57.9 km] to the Northwest of Aguilares Acres   [Map]
Dolores   -   23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Falcon Shores   -   39 miles [62.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Four Points   -   32 miles [51.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Regency Village   -   14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest   [Map]

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Aguilares Acres.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Aguilares Acres. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aguilares Acres. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Texas

    Texas Tourism
    Parks for Texas

    Fishing in Texas
    Hunting in Texas

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Texas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Texas

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Texas

Airports Near Aguilares Acres ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Aguilares Acres.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Jim Hogg Co. Airport(ICAO: KHBV)   [Map]   HBV   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Laredo Intl. (LRD/KLRD)   [Map]   LRD   WNW   23 miles [37 km]
Zapata Co. Airport(ICAO: KAPY)   [Map]   APY   SSW   34 miles [54.7 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Aguilares Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Aguilares Acres. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Valley Intl. (HRL/KHRL)   [Map]   HRL   SE   122 miles [196.3 km]
San Antonio Intl. (SAT/KSAT)   [Map]   SAT   NNE   148 miles [238.2 km]
Austin - Bergstrom Intl. (AUS/KAUS)   [Map]   AUS   NNE   207 miles [333.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Laredo Intl. (LRD/KLRD)   [Map]   LRD   WNW   23 miles [37 km]
Corpus Christi Intl. (CRP/KCRP)   [Map]   CRP   ENE   99 miles [159.3 km]
McAllen Miller Intl. (MFE/KMFE)   [Map]   MFE   SSE   102 miles [164.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Jim Hogg Co. Airport(ICAO: KHBV)   [Map]   HBV   ESE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Zapata Co. Airport(ICAO: KAPY)   [Map]   APY   SSW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Falcon State Park Airport   [Map]   ---   S   59 miles [95 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Valley Intl.   (HRL/KHRL)   [Map]
        Website for Valley International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
San Antonio Intl.   (SAT/KSAT)   [Map]
        Website for San Antonio International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Zapata Co. Airport   (ICAO: KAPY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Austin - Bergstrom Intl.   (AUS/KAUS)   [Map]
        Website for Austin - Bergstrom International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Killeen - Fort Hood Rgnl.   (GRK/KGRK)   [Map]
        Website for Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
William P. Hobby Airport   (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
        Website for William P. Hobby Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
George Bush Intercontinental   (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
        Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Laredo Intl.   (LRD/KLRD)   [Map]
        Website for Laredo International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Corpus Christi Intl.   (CRP/KCRP)   [Map]
        Website for Corpus Christi International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
McAllen Miller Intl.   (MFE/KMFE)   [Map]
        Website for McAllen Miller International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Jim Hogg Co. Airport   (ICAO: KHBV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Webb County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Webb County:

The official website for State of Texas:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aguilares Acres.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Aguilares Acres. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aguilares Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aguilares Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.4522, Longitude: -99.0923     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aguilares Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Aguilares Acres), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aguilares Acres.