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Welcome to Anacacho ...

Anacacho is located in Kinney County<1>.

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

Anacacho is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Anacacho: (830)

Adding Anacacho to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Anacacho in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Anacacho elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Anacacho on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Anacacho ...

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

  • Brackettville [Kinney County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brackettville
    • Brackettville [Kinney County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Anacacho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,686 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brackettville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brackettville<5>
  • Spofford [Kinney County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spofford
    • Spofford [Kinney County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Anacacho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 97 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spofford
  • Alamo Village [Kinney County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo Village
    • Alamo Village [Kinney County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Anacacho
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo Village
  • Quemado [Maverick County]
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    • Radar Base [Maverick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radar Base
      • Radar Base [Maverick County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Anacacho
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radar Base
    • Uvalde Estates [Uvalde County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uvalde Estates
      • Uvalde Estates [Uvalde County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of Anacacho
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uvalde Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Uvalde Estates has also been known as:
      • Uvalde Estates Colonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uvalde Estates
    • Elm Creek [Maverick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elm Creek
      • Elm Creek [Maverick County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the south of Anacacho
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elm Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elm Creek
    • Uvalde [Uvalde County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uvalde
      • Uvalde [Uvalde County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<4> to the east of Anacacho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,001 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uvalde
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uvalde<5>
    • La Pryor [Zavala County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Pryor
      • La Pryor [Zavala County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Anacacho
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Pryor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Pryor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Pryor<5>
    • Eagle Pass [Maverick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Pass
      • Eagle Pass [Maverick County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<4> to the south of Anacacho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Pass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Pass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Pass<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 Anacacho. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anacacho.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anacacho ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Anacacho. 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 Kinney, 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 Anacacho - 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' (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- Anacacho) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anacacho. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.1911, Longitude: -100.3006       In this case, the coordinates for Anacacho 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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