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The location of Amber Land









Welcome to Amber Land (aka 'Amber Land Colonia') ...

Amber Land is located in Hidalgo County.

The location of Amber Land has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Amber Land is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Amber Land: (956)

Communities near Amber Land ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amber Land and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Alamo   [Map]   19,679   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Donna   [Map]   16,638   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Edinburg   [Map]   90,280   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elsa   [Map]   7,134   E   18 miles [29 km]
Hidalgo   [Map]   13,931   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
McAllen   [Map]   142,696   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amber Land.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amber Land. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amber Land. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amber Land:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amber Land ...

Looking for more information about Amber Land? 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.

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

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About Hidalgo County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amber Land. 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>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amber Land - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 from Point A (ie- Amber Land) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber Land. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2753, Longitude: -98.2853     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amber Land have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amber Land.

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