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

Amada Acres is located in Starr County<1>.

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

Amada Acres is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Amada Acres: (956)

Communities near Amada Acres ...

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

  • Rio Grande City [Starr County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Grande City
    • Rio Grande City [Starr County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Amada Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,521 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Grande City
  • Roma [Starr County]
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    • Roma [Starr County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Amada Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,455 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roma
  • Penitas [Hidalgo County]
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    • Penitas [Hidalgo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Amada Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,854 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penitas
  • La Joya [Hidalgo County]
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    • La Joya [Hidalgo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Amada Acres
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,339 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Joya
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sullivan City [Hidalgo County]
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      • Sullivan City [Hidalgo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Amada Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,137 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sullivan City
    • Escobares [Starr County]
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      • Escobares [Starr County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Amada Acres
      • Estimated population for 2015: 2,451 people
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    • La Grulla [Starr County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grulla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grulla
      • La Grulla [Starr County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Amada Acres
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,700 people
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    • Alto Bonito [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto Bonito
      • Alto Bonito [Starr County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Amada Acres
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    • West Alto Bonito [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Alto Bonito
      • West Alto Bonito [Starr County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Amada Acres
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    • La Carla [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Carla
      • La Carla [Starr County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Amada Acres
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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 Amada Acres. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amada Acres.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amada Acres ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amada Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.3434, Longitude: -98.7414       In this case, the coordinates for Amada Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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