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Welcome to Armstrong's Alton Colonia ...

Armstrong's Alton Colonia is located in Hidalgo County<1>.

The location of Armstrong's Alton Colonia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Armstrong's Alton Colonia is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Armstrong's Alton Colonia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Armstrong's Alton Colonia is located in the (956) area code.

Communities near Armstrong's Alton Colonia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Armstrong's Alton Colonia.

  • McAllen [Hidalgo County]
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    • McAllen [Hidalgo County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 143,433 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McAllen
  • Edinburg [Hidalgo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburg
    • Edinburg [Hidalgo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 98,665 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg
  • Mission [Hidalgo County]
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    • Mission [Hidalgo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 84,827 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mission
  • Pharr [Hidalgo County]
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    • Pharr [Hidalgo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 79,707 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pharr
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • San Juan [Hidalgo County]
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      • San Juan [Hidalgo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 37,154 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Juan
    • Alamo [Hidalgo County]
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      • Alamo [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 19,754 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
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      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 16,611 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donna
    • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hidalgo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hidalgo
      • Hidalgo [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 14,083 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hidalgo
    • Elsa [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elsa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elsa
      • Elsa [Hidalgo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,107 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsa
    • Palmview [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmview
      • Palmview [Hidalgo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Armstrong's Alton Colonia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,825 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 Armstrong's Alton Colonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armstrong's Alton Colonia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armstrong's Alton Colonia ...

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

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About Hidalgo County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Armstrong's Alton Colonia. 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 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 Armstrong's Alton Colonia - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Armstrong's Alton Colonia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armstrong's Alton Colonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2884, Longitude: -98.3122       In this case, the coordinates for Armstrong's Alton Colonia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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