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Welcome to Arroyo Alto ...

Arroyo Alto is located in Cameron County<1>.

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

Arroyo Alto is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Arroyo Alto: (956)

Communities near Arroyo Alto ...

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

  • Harlingen [Cameron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harlingen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlingen
    • Harlingen [Cameron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Arroyo Alto
    • Estimated population for 2018: 65,436 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlingen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlingen
  • Weslaco [Hidalgo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weslaco
    • Weslaco [Hidalgo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Arroyo Alto
    • Estimated population for 2018: 41,171 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weslaco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weslaco
  • San Benito [Cameron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Benito have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Benito
    • San Benito [Cameron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Arroyo Alto
    • Estimated population for 2018: 24,385 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Benito
  • Alamo [Hidalgo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
    • Alamo [Hidalgo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Arroyo Alto
    • Estimated population for 2018: 19,754 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mercedes [Hidalgo County]
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      • Mercedes [Hidalgo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 16,761 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercedes
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donna
      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 16,611 people
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    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,107 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsa
    • Progreso [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Progreso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Progreso
      • Progreso [Hidalgo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,953 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Progreso
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Progreso
    • Primera [Cameron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Primera have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Primera
      • Primera [Cameron County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,989 people
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    • Edcouch [Hidalgo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edcouch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edcouch
      • Edcouch [Hidalgo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Arroyo Alto
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,355 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edcouch
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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 Arroyo Alto. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arroyo Alto.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Cameron County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cameron County: www.co.cameron.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 Cameron, 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 Arroyo Alto - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arroyo Alto) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arroyo Alto. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arroyo Alto

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arroyo Alto. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.1356, Longitude: -97.8219       In this case, the coordinates for Arroyo Alto have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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