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Welcome to La Grulla ...

The city of La Grulla is located in Starr County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, La Grulla has a population of 1,706 people<1> (see below for details).

La Grulla is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

La Grulla is within the boundaries of the (956) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, La Grulla had a population of 1,622 people. This makes La Grulla the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,622 people, the population of La Grulla increased 33.94% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,211 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, La Grulla had an population of 1,706 people. This is an increase of 5.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 40.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Grulla.

Communities near La Grulla ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from La Grulla and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Cuevitas   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Garciasville   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
La Joya   [Map]   4,293   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
La Puerta   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
La Victoria   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Los Ebanos   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for La Grulla.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around La Grulla. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of La Grulla. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around La Grulla.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for La Grulla:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Grulla ...

Looking for more information about La Grulla? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about La Grulla? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to La Grulla, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for La Grulla.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) La Grulla. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for La Grulla.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Grulla - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from La Grulla. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- La Grulla) 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 La Grulla. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La Grulla

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grulla. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2721, Longitude: -98.6484     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for La Grulla have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for La Grulla.