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Lorenzo, Texas

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Welcome to Lorenzo ...

The city of Lorenzo is located in Crosby County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Lorenzo has a population of 1,183 people<1> (see below for details).

Lorenzo is 3,160 feet [963 m] above sea level.<2> 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

The area code for Lorenzo: (806)

The ZIP code for Lorenzo: 79343<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lorenzo had a population of 1,147 people (which is 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 (with a count of 1,372 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Lorenzo had an population of 1,183 people. This is an increase of 3.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.78% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lorenzo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lorenzo and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Buffalo Springs   [Map]   449   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Crosbyton   [Map]   1,695   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Estacado - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Idalou   [Map]   2,342   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Deal   [Map]   805   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Petersburg   [Map]   1,131   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lorenzo. 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 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lorenzo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lorenzo.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Lorenzo. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lorenzo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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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 Lorenzo.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Lorenzo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lorenzo) 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 Lorenzo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lorenzo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lorenzo. The point that we are using 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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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lorenzo.


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