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Welcome to La Presa (aka 'La Presa Colonia') ...

La Presa is located in Webb County<1>.

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

The community of La Presa has also been called La Presa Colonia.

La Presa is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named La Presa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named La Presa - it's located in California.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for La Presa.

Communities near La Presa ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near La Presa.

  • Laredo [Webb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laredo
    • Laredo [Webb County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of La Presa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 262,491 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laredo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laredo<5>
  • Rio Bravo [Webb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rio Bravo
    • Rio Bravo [Webb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of La Presa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,634 people
    • Rio Bravo has also been known as:
    • Rio Bravo Colonia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Bravo
  • El Cenizo [Webb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for El Cenizo
    • El Cenizo [Webb County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of La Presa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,161 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for El Cenizo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on El Cenizo
  • Larga Vista [Webb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Larga Vista
    • Larga Vista [Webb County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of La Presa
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Larga Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Larga Vista has also been known as:
    • Larga Vista Colonia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Larga Vista
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laredo Ranchettes [Webb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laredo Ranchettes
      • Laredo Ranchettes [Webb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laredo Ranchettes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laredo Ranchettes
    • Pescadito [Webb County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pescadito
      • Pescadito [Webb County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pescadito have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Regency Village [Webb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Regency Village
      • Regency Village [Webb County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Regency Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Regency Village has also been known as:
      • Regency Village Colonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Regency Village
    • Ranchos Penitas West [Webb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranchos Penitas West
      • Ranchos Penitas West [Webb County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranchos Penitas West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ranchos Penitas West has also been known as:
      • Ranchos Penitas West Colonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranchos Penitas West
    • Islitas [Webb County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Islitas
      • Islitas [Webb County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northwest of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islitas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ranchitos Las Lomas [Webb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranchitos Las Lomas
      • Ranchitos Las Lomas [Webb County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of La Presa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranchitos Las Lomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranchitos Las Lomas

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 La Presa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for La Presa.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Presa ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Webb County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Webb County: www.webbcounty.com/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Webb, 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 La Presa - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- La Presa) 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 Presa. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La PresaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Presa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.4000, Longitude: -99.4373       In this case, the coordinates for La Presa 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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