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The location of Stewart









Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Stewart.

This page contains six sections:

Around Stewart (aka 'Stewart Colonia') ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Brownsville. It lies just north of Stewart. Brownsville has a population of 183,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Pharr. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the west of Stewart and has a population of 79,700 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Bayview     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Brownsville     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Cameron Park     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the northwest of Stewart.

Del Mar Heights     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the northwest of Stewart.

Indian Lake     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Laguna Vista     [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the northeast of Stewart.

Laureles     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Los Fresnos     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the north of Stewart.

Olmito     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the northwest of Stewart.

Rancho Viejo     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northwest of Stewart.

Reid Hope King     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the east of Stewart.

San Pedro     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west of Stewart.

South Point     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the southeast of Stewart.

Villa Pancho     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the southeast of Stewart.

For more communities neighboring Stewart, please visit our County-by-County Page for Stewart.

Cameron County ...

Stewart is located in Cameron County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cameron County: Hidalgo & Willacy.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Stewart ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Stewart.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Stewart. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stewart. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Texas

Texas Tourism

Parks for Texas

Fishing in Texas

Hunting in Texas

TripAdvisor Link for:

Texas Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Texas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Texas

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Texas

Airports Near Stewart ...

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Stewart.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Stewart. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Stewart.

Large Airports

Valley Intl.  (HRL/KHRL) <4>   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the North Northwest of Stewart.

San Antonio Intl.  (SAT/KSAT)   [Map]
256 miles [412 km] miles to the North Northwest of Stewart.

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU)   [Map]
288 miles [463.5 km] miles to the North Northeast of Stewart.

Austin - Bergstrom Intl.  (AUS/KAUS)   [Map]
294 miles [473.1 km] miles to the North of Stewart.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

South Padre Island Intl.  (BRO/KBRO)   [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the South Southeast of Stewart.

Rio Grande Valley Intl.    [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the North Northwest of Stewart.

General Aviation Airports

Cameron Co. Airport   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the North Northeast of Stewart.

Port Isabel Airport (ICAO: KPIL)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the North Northeast of Stewart.

San Benito Muni.   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the Northwest of Stewart.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Valley International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HRLICAO: KHRL

Website for Valley International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


San Antonio International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SATICAO: KSAT

Website for San Antonio International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Mid Valley Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KT65

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Austin - Bergstrom International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AUSICAO: KAUS

Website for Austin - Bergstrom International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Brownsville - South Padre Island International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BROICAO: KBRO

Website for Brownsville - South Padre Island International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


McAllen Miller International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: MFEICAO: KMFE

Website for McAllen Miller International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Port Isabel - Cameron County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KPIL

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Cameron County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stewart. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stewart.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- Stewart) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stewart. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 25.9315, Longitude: -97.4383     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stewart have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Stewart), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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<4>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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