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Welcome to Airport Heights ...

Airport Heights is located in Starr County.

A typical abbreviation for Airport Heights: Airport Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Airport Heights is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Airport Heights is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.

Communities near Airport Heights ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Airport Heights and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
El Refugio   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Escobares   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Garceno   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
La Grulla   [Map]   1,706   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
La Puerta   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
La Rosita   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Airport Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Airport Heights - it's located in Illinois.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Airport Heights.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Airport Heights. We make it easy 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 Airport Heights. 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 Airport Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Airport Heights ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Airport Heights. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Starr County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Airport Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Airport Heights. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Airport Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Airport Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.4092, Longitude: -98.8364     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Airport Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Airport Heights.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Airport Heights.