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Welcome to Aurora Longoria Colonia ...

Aurora Longoria Colonia is located in Cameron County<1>.

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

Aurora Longoria Colonia is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aurora Longoria Colonia is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.

Communities near Aurora Longoria Colonia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aurora Longoria Colonia.

  • 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 east of Aurora Longoria Colonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,022 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlingen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlingen<5>
  • Weslaco [Hidalgo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weslaco
    • Weslaco [Hidalgo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Aurora Longoria Colonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,629 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weslaco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weslaco<5>
  • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Aurora Longoria Colonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,243 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Benito
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Benito<5>
  • Alamo [Hidalgo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
    • Alamo [Hidalgo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Aurora Longoria Colonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,910 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mercedes [Hidalgo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercedes
      • Mercedes [Hidalgo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercedes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercedes<5>
    • Donna [Hidalgo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donna
      • Donna [Hidalgo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donna<5>
    • Raymondville [Willacy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymondville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raymondville
      • Raymondville [Willacy County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymondville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymondville<5>
    • La Feria [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Feria
      • La Feria [Cameron County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,230 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Feria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Feria<5>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsa<5>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Aurora Longoria Colonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,944 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Progreso
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Progreso<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 Aurora Longoria Colonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aurora Longoria Colonia.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aurora Longoria Colonia ...

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

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About Cameron County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aurora Longoria Colonia. 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 Aurora Longoria Colonia - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aurora Longoria Colonia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aurora Longoria Colonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2134, Longitude: -97.8264       In this case, the coordinates for Aurora Longoria Colonia 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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