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Welcome to Alberta Acres (aka 'Alberta Acres Colonia') ...

Alberta Acres is located in Hidalgo County<1>.

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

The community of Alberta Acres has also been called Alberta Acres Colonia.

Alberta Acres is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alberta Acres is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.

Communities near Alberta Acres ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alberta Acres.

  • McAllen [Hidalgo County]
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    • McAllen [Hidalgo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Alberta Acres
    • 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 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alberta Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,170 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<5>
  • Mission [Hidalgo County]
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    • Mission [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Alberta Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,331 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mission
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mission<5>
  • Pharr [Hidalgo County]
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    • Pharr [Hidalgo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Acres
    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alberta Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,629 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weslaco<5>
    • San Juan [Hidalgo County]
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      • San Juan [Hidalgo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Alberta Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,008 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Juan<5>
    • Alamo [Hidalgo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
      • Alamo [Hidalgo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Alberta Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,910 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<5>
    • Alton [Hidalgo County]
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      • Alton [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Alberta Acres
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercedes
      • Mercedes [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alberta Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,604 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercedes<5>
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donna
      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alberta Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donna<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 Alberta Acres. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alberta Acres.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alberta Acres ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alberta Acres. 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 Alberta Acres - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alberta Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alberta Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2473, Longitude: -98.1053       In this case, the coordinates for Alberta Acres 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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