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Rancho Viejo, Texas
(Cameron County)

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Welcome to Rancho Viejo ...

The town of Rancho Viejo is located on the Gulf Coast.

Rancho Viejo is located in Cameron County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rancho Viejo has a population of 2,457 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Rancho Viejo.

The community of Rancho Viejo is near sea level<4>.

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

The area code for Rancho Viejo: (956)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rancho Viejo had an population of 2,457 people. This is an increase of 0.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 40.08% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rancho Viejo had a population of 2,437 people. This makes Rancho Viejo the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,437 people, the population of Rancho Viejo increased 38.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,754 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rancho Viejo.

Communities Also Named Rancho Viejo ...

While we believe that this Rancho Viejo is located in Cameron County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Rancho Viejo. Those communities are located in the following counties: Galveston and Jim Hogg County.

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

Communities near Rancho Viejo ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rancho Viejo.

  • Brownsville [Cameron County]
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    • Brownsville [Cameron County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Rancho Viejo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 183,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownsville<6>
  • Harlingen [Cameron County]
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    • Harlingen [Cameron County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
    • 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<6>
  • San Benito [Cameron County]
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    • San Benito [Cameron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
    • 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<6>
  • Los Fresnos [Cameron County]
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    • Los Fresnos [Cameron County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Rancho Viejo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Fresnos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Fresnos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Fresnos<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Feria [Cameron County]
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      • La Feria [Cameron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Feria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Feria<6>
    • Primera [Cameron County]
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      • Primera [Cameron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Primera have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Primera
    • Laguna Vista [Cameron County]
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      • Laguna Vista [Cameron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Rancho Viejo
      • 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<6>
    • Combes [Cameron County]
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      • Combes [Cameron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
      • 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
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Combes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Combes<6>
    • Rio Hondo [Cameron County]
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      • Rio Hondo [Cameron County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Rancho Viejo
      • 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<6>
    • Palm Valley [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palm Valley
      • Palm Valley [Cameron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Rancho Viejo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palm Valley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rancho Viejo ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rancho Viejo. 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 Rancho Viejo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rancho Viejo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Rancho Viejo) 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 Rancho Viejo. 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 Rancho ViejoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rancho Viejo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.0370, Longitude: -97.5579       In this case, the coordinates for Rancho Viejo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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