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Welcome to Elsa ...
The city of Elsa is located in Hidalgo County.
The location of Elsa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Elsa has a population of 7,107 people<2> (see below for details).
Elsa is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Elsa lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Elsa is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.
The ZIP code for Elsa: 78543<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Elsa had a population of 5,660 people. This makes Elsa the county's 12th most populous community.
The population of Elsa represents 0.02% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 309th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,660 people, the population of Elsa increased 2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,549 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Elsa had an population of 7,107 people. This is an increase of 25.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.08% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elsa.
Communities Also Named Elsa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Elsa - they are located in California and Yukon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elsa.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Elsa:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elsa ...
Looking for more information about Elsa? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Elsa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elsa.
Communities near Elsa ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Elsa
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Elsa
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elsa
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Elsa
Located in Cameron County
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Elsa
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elsa
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elsa
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Elsa
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Elsa
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elsa
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Elsa.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Hidalgo County: www.co.hidalgo.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Dec 2019