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Welcome to Anacua (aka 'Anacua Colonia') ...

Anacua is located in Starr County.

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

Anacua is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Anacua is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.

Communities near Anacua ...

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

  • Rio Grande City [Starr County]
  • Roma [Starr County]
  • Escobares [Starr County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Escobares
    • Escobares [Starr County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Anacua
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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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grulla
    • La Grulla [Starr County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast of Anacua
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Escobares [Starr County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Escobares have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Escobares
      • North Escobares [Starr County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Anacua
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    • Roma Creek [Starr County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roma Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roma Creek
      • Roma Creek [Starr County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west of Anacua
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    • Las Lomas [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Las Lomas
      • Las Lomas [Starr County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Anacua
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    • El Refugio [Starr County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for El Refugio have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for El Refugio
      • El Refugio [Starr County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Anacua
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    • Fronton [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fronton
      • Fronton [Starr County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west of Anacua
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    • La Carla [Starr County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Carla
      • La Carla [Starr County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Anacua
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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 Anacua. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anacua.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anacua ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anacua - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anacua) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anacua. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.3865, Longitude: -98.9203       In this case, the coordinates for Anacua have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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