A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Palmhurst, Texas

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other TX

The location of Palmhurst

Welcome to Palmhurst ...

The city of Palmhurst is located in Hidalgo County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Palmhurst has a population of 2,746 people<2> (see below for details).

Palmhurst is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Palmhurst is within the (956) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Palmhurst had a population of 2,607 people. This makes Palmhurst the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Palmhurst represents 0.01% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 498th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,607 people, the population of Palmhurst decreased 46.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,872 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Palmhurst had an population of 2,746 people. This is an increase of 5.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 43.64% since the 2000 Census).

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

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 Palmhurst. 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 Palmhurst. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Palmhurst ...

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

Communities near Palmhurst ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

McAllen   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Palmhurst

Edinburg   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Palmhurst

Pharr   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Palmhurst

San Juan   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Palmhurst

Alamo   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Palmhurst

Donna   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Palmhurst

Hidalgo   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Palmhurst

Elsa   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Palmhurst

Palmview   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Palmhurst

Penitas   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Palmhurst

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Texas

About Hidalgo County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hidalgo County:

The official website for State of Texas:

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.

- Return to Citation

<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Palmhurst.

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

<4>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- Palmhurst) 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 Palmhurst. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Palmhurst

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Palmhurst. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.2596, Longitude: -98.3017     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Palmhurst have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 08 Dec 2019