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The location of Solis













Welcome to Solis (aka 'Solis Colonia') ...

Solis is located in Cameron County.

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

Solis is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Solis lies within the (956) area code.

Communities Also Named Solis ...

While we believe that this Solis is located in Cameron County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Solis. Those communities are located in the following counties: Brewster and Starr County.

Beyond Texas, there are 3 communities that are also named Solis - they are located in and California.

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

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 Solis. 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 Solis. 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 Solis.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Solis ...

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

Communities near Solis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Harlingen   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Solis

Weslaco   [Map]

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

Located in Hidalgo County

San Juan   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

San Benito   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Solis

Alamo   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

Mercedes   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

Donna   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

Elsa   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

Progreso   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Solis

Located in Hidalgo County

Primera   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Solis

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Solis. 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>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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Solis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Solis) 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 Solis. 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 Solis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Solis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.1617, Longitude: -97.8436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Solis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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