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The location of Longoria













Welcome to Longoria (aka 'Longoria Colonia') ...

Longoria is located in Starr County.

The location of Longoria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Longoria is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Longoria ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Longoria: This one is located in Starr County and the other is located in Jones County.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Longoria. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Longoria. 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 Longoria.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Longoria ...

Looking for more information about Longoria? 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.

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

Communities near Longoria ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Rio Grande City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Longoria

Palmview   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

Penitas   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

La Joya   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

Sullivan City   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

Cuevitas   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

La Puerta   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Longoria

Los Ebanos   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

El Refugio   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Longoria

Sam Fordyce   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Longoria

Located in Hidalgo County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Starr County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Longoria - 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Longoria) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Longoria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.3023, Longitude: -98.6422     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Longoria have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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