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Welcome to Alamo Heights ...

The city of Alamo Heights is located in Bexar County.

The location of Alamo Heights has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Alamo Heights has a population of 8,593 people<2> (see below for details).

Alamo Heights is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Alamo Heights ...

Official Website: www.ci.alamo-heights.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Alamo Heights had an population of 8,593 people. This is an increase of 22.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alamo Heights had a population of 7,031 people. This makes Alamo Heights the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Alamo Heights represents 0.03% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 264th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,031 people, the population of Alamo Heights decreased 3.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,319 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alamo Heights.

Communities Also Named Alamo Heights ...

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

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

Communities near Alamo Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alamo Heights.

  • Schertz [Guadalupe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schertz have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schertz
    • Schertz [Guadalupe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Alamo Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schertz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schertz
  • Cibolo [Guadalupe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cibolo have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cibolo
    • Cibolo [Guadalupe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Alamo Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cibolo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cibolo
  • Converse [Bexar County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Converse have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Converse
    • Converse [Bexar County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Alamo Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Converse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Converse
  • Universal City [Bexar County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Universal City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Universal City
    • Universal City [Bexar County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Alamo Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Universal City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Universal City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Live Oak [Bexar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Live Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Live Oak
      • Live Oak [Bexar County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast of Alamo Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Live Oak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Live Oak
    • Leon Valley [Bexar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leon Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leon Valley
      • Leon Valley [Bexar County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west of Alamo Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leon Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leon Valley
    • Selma [Bexar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selma
      • Selma [Bexar County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast of Alamo Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma
    • Helotes [Bexar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helotes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helotes
      • Helotes [Bexar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Alamo Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helotes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helotes
    • Bulverde [Comal County]
    • Garden Ridge [Comal County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden Ridge
      • Garden Ridge [Comal County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of Alamo Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden Ridge

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 Alamo Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alamo Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamo Heights ...

Looking for more information about Alamo Heights? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alamo Heights, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alamo Heights.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alamo Heights: www.ci.alamo-heights.tx.us/

The official website for Bexar County: www.co.bexar.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alamo Heights.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alamo Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alamo Heights) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alamo Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alamo Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alamo Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.4828, Longitude: -98.4681       In this case, the coordinates for Alamo Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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