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South Alamo, Texas

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Census Data for South Alamo ...

As far as we can tell, South Alamo has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for South Alamo, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2018<1>
 McAllen143,433   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
 Edinburg98,665   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Mission84,827   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
 Pharr79,707   NW   5 miles [8 km]
 Harlingen65,436   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
 Weslaco41,171   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
 San Juan37,154   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

Hidalgo County ...

South Alamo is located in Hidalgo County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Hidalgo County.

Population Rings for South Alamo ...

To help identify the number of people who live in South Alamo and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on South Alamo. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of South Alamo, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]5153,226+10.71%
10 mi   [16 km]9357,866+11.6%
15 mi   [24 km]19592,327+14.65%
20 mi   [32 km]22608,259+14.27%
25 mi   [40 km]28688,380+12.76%
30 mi   [48 km]32730,395+11.92%

Miscellaneous Information for South Alamo ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Hidalgo County or the community of South Alamo:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to South Alamo:

GNIS ID for South Alamo: 1852768

GNIS ID for Hidalgo County: 1383893

GNIS ID for Texas: 1779801

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 48 (Texas)

County Code: 215 (Hidalgo County)

Place Code: 68846 (South Alamo)

State & County Code: 48/215 (Texas / Hidalgo County)

State & Place Code: 48/68846 (Texas / South Alamo)

Misc. Census Codes ...

South Alamo is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for South Alamo.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Alamo. 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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Alamo) 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 South Alamo. 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 South Alamo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Alamo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.1570, Longitude: -98.1086     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Alamo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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