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The location of Lorenzo









Welcome to Lorenzo ...

The city of Lorenzo is located in Crosby County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Lorenzo has a population of 1,182 people<2> (see below for details).

Lorenzo is 3,160 feet [963 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Lorenzo is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Lorenzo is located in the (806) area code.

The ZIP code for Lorenzo: 79343<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lorenzo had a population of 1,147 people (or 18.93% of the total population of Crosby County). This makes Lorenzo the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,147 people, the population of Lorenzo decreased 16.4% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,372 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lorenzo had an population of 1,182 people. This is an increase of 3.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.85% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lorenzo.

Communities near Lorenzo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Buffalo Springs   [Map]   448   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Crosbyton   [Map]   1,657   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Estacado - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Idalou   [Map]   2,310   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Deal   [Map]   817   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   1,137   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lorenzo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Lorenzo - they are located in California (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska and South Carolina.

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

See 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 Lorenzo. 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 Lorenzo. 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 Lorenzo. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lorenzo ...

Looking for more information about Lorenzo? 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 Lorenzo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lorenzo.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Texas: www.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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lorenzo.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lorenzo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Lorenzo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lorenzo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lorenzo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lorenzo. 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 Lorenzo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lorenzo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6703, Longitude: -101.5353     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lorenzo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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