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Welcome to Alto Colorado ...

Alto Colorado is located in Brooks County<1>.

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

Alto Colorado is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Alto Colorado: (361)

Communities near Alto Colorado ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alto Colorado.

  • Falfurrias [Brooks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falfurrias have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falfurrias
    • Falfurrias [Brooks County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Alto Colorado
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falfurrias
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falfurrias
  • Premont [Jim Wells County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Premont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Premont
    • Premont [Jim Wells County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Alto Colorado
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Premont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Premont
  • Airport Road Addition [Brooks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Airport Road Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airport Road Addition
    • Airport Road Addition [Brooks County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Alto Colorado
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Airport Road Addition
  • Flowella [Brooks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flowella have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flowella
    • Flowella [Brooks County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Alto Colorado
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flowella
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Encino [Brooks County]
    • Santa Cruz [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Cruz
      • Santa Cruz [Duval County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alto Colorado
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Cruz
    • Concepcion [Duval County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concepcion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concepcion
      • Concepcion [Duval County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alto Colorado
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concepcion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concepcion
    • Riviera [Kleberg County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riviera have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riviera
      • Riviera [Kleberg County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Alto Colorado
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riviera
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riviera
    • Sarita [Kenedy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sarita have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sarita
      • Sarita [Kenedy County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the east of Alto Colorado
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sarita
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sarita
    • Rios [Duval County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rios
      • Rios [Duval County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alto Colorado
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rios

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alto Colorado ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Brooks County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alto Colorado. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.1567, Longitude: -98.1269       In this case, the coordinates for Alto Colorado have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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