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Welcome to Alamo Orchards (aka 'Alamo Orchards Colonia') ...

Alamo Orchards is located in Hidalgo County<1>.

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

The community of Alamo Orchards has also been called Alamo Orchards Colonia.

Alamo Orchards is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Alamo Orchards: (956)

Communities near Alamo Orchards ...

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

  • McAllen [Hidalgo County]
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    • McAllen [Hidalgo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Orchards
    • Estimated population in 2019: 143,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McAllen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McAllen<5>
  • Edinburg [Hidalgo County]
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    • Edinburg [Hidalgo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Alamo Orchards
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,170 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<5>
  • Mission [Hidalgo County]
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    • Mission [Hidalgo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alamo Orchards
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,331 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mission<5>
  • Pharr [Hidalgo County]
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    • Pharr [Hidalgo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Orchards
    • Estimated population in 2019: 79,112 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pharr<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weslaco [Hidalgo County]
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      • Weslaco [Hidalgo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,629 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weslaco<5>
    • Alton [Hidalgo County]
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      • Alton [Hidalgo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alton<5>
    • Mercedes [Hidalgo County]
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      • Mercedes [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,604 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercedes<5>
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
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      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,338 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donna<5>
    • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County]
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      • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,183 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hidalgo<5>
    • La Feria [Cameron County]
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      • La Feria [Cameron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Alamo Orchards
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,230 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Feria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Feria<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamo Orchards ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alamo Orchards. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Hidalgo, 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 Alamo Orchards - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alamo Orchards) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alamo Orchards. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.1623, Longitude: -98.1292       In this case, the coordinates for Alamo Orchards have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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