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Welcome to Alton North ...

Alton North is located in Hidalgo County<1>.

Alton North is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Alton North: (956)

Communities near Alton North ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alton North.

  • McAllen [Hidalgo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McAllen
    • McAllen [Hidalgo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Alton North
    • Estimated population in 2019: 143,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McAllen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McAllen<4>
  • Edinburg [Hidalgo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburg
    • Edinburg [Hidalgo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Alton North
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101,170 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<4>
  • Mission [Hidalgo County]
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    • Mission [Hidalgo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Alton North
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,331 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mission
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mission<4>
  • Pharr [Hidalgo County]
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    • Pharr [Hidalgo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Alton North
    • Estimated population in 2019: 79,112 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pharr<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • San Juan [Hidalgo County]
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      • San Juan [Hidalgo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,008 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Juan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Juan<4>
    • Alamo [Hidalgo County]
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      • Alamo [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,910 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<4>
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
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      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donna<4>
    • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hidalgo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hidalgo
      • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hidalgo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hidalgo<4>
    • Elsa [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elsa have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elsa
      • Elsa [Hidalgo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsa<4>
    • Palmview [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmview have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmview
      • Palmview [Hidalgo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Alton North
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,774 people
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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 Alton North. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alton North.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alton North ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Hidalgo County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alton North. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Alton North - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Alton North) 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 Alton North. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alton North

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alton North. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2976, Longitude: -98.3100    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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