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Welcome to Los Fresnos ...

The city of Los Fresnos is located on the Gulf Coast.

Los Fresnos is located in Cameron County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Los Fresnos has a population of 7,803 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Los Fresnos.

The community of Los Fresnos is near sea level<4>.

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

Los Fresnos lies within the (956) area code.

The ZIP code for Los Fresnos: 78566<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Los Fresnos had an population of 7,803 people. This is an increase of 40.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 72.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Los Fresnos had a population of 5,542 people. This makes Los Fresnos the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Los Fresnos represents 0.02% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 314th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,542 people, the population of Los Fresnos increased 22.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,512 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Los Fresnos.

Communities near Los Fresnos ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Los Fresnos.

  • Brownsville [Cameron County]
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    • Brownsville [Cameron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Los Fresnos
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 183,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownsville<7>
  • Harlingen [Cameron County]
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    • Harlingen [Cameron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Los Fresnos
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,176 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harlingen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlingen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlingen<7>
  • San Benito [Cameron County]
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    • San Benito [Cameron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Los Fresnos
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,085 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Benito have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Benito
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Benito<7>
  • Port Isabel [Cameron County]
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    • Port Isabel [Cameron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Los Fresnos
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Isabel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Isabel<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laguna Vista [Cameron County]
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      • Laguna Vista [Cameron County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laguna Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laguna Vista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laguna Vista<7>
    • Combes [Cameron County]
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      • Combes [Cameron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,037 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Combes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Combes has also been known as:
      • Combes Colonia
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Combes<7>
    • South Padre Island [Cameron County]
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      • South Padre Island [Cameron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Padre Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Padre Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Padre Island<7>
    • Rio Hondo [Cameron County]
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      • Rio Hondo [Cameron County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Hondo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Hondo<7>
    • Palm Valley [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Valley
      • Palm Valley [Cameron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Valley
    • Los Indios [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Indios
      • Los Indios [Cameron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Los Fresnos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Indios have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Indios
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Indios<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Los Fresnos ...

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

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About Cameron County

About Texas

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

The official website for Cameron County: www.co.cameron.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Cameron, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Los Fresnos.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Los Fresnos - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Los Fresnos). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Los Fresnos or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Los Fresnos) 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 Los Fresnos. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Los FresnosOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Los Fresnos. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.0713, Longitude: -97.4744       In this case, the coordinates for Los Fresnos have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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