Alamo Hidalgo County, Texas

Alamo: Town in southern Texas, United States

Alamo locator map
Location of Alamo on Texas map.

About

Alamo is a town located in the county of Hidalgo in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,353 and a population density of 939 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 19,910 inhabitants.

The town was created 97 years ago in 1924.

Geography

Alamo is located at 26°11'1"N 98°7'23"W (26.1836900, -98.1230600).

Alamo map

Alamo Quick Facts

Population : 19,910 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Hidalgo County
Postal code : 78516
Phone Area Codes : 956
Area : 19.55 km2
Altitude : 98 feet / 30 meters
Establishment : May 05, 1924 (97 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 00:23:17 (26th July 2021)
Density : 1,019 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 7.82% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Alamo increased by 7.82% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,353 - census
2011 18,710 1.91% estimation process
2012 18,916 1.09% estimation process
2013 19,062 0.77% estimation process
2014 19,243 0.94% estimation process
2015 19,418 0.9% estimation process
2016 19,495 0.39% estimation process
2017 19,553 0.3% estimation process
2018 19,692 0.71% estimation process
2019 19,910 1.09% estimation process

Alamo zip code is 78516. County name: Hidalgo, County fips: 48215

Alamo, Ebenezer, Swallow

People born in Alamo (5)

People born in Alamo, including musician Elias Andra, Bishop Emeritus of San Angelo Michael David Pfeifer, matador El Texano, you can see a list of people who born in Alamo.

  • Gilberto Hinojosa (American politician)
  • Theron Kirk (American composer, educator and conductor)

Schools

College & universities near Alamo

Code Name City ZIP
408385 Southern Careers Institute-Pharr Pharr (TX) 78577

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Alamo

Code Name Address Type
MEN McAllen, Texas 1501 West US Hwy 83 Business BUS
HGN Harlingen, Texas 215 E. Monroe Ave. BUS
BSV Brownsville, Texas 1134 E. St. Charles Street BUS

Other places with the same name (8)

Other cities in Hidalgo County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hidalgo County , TX. (more)

City Name Population Title
McAllen 143,268 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Edinburg 101,170 City in Texas, United States of America
Mission 84,331 City in Texas, United States
Pharr 79,112 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Weslaco 41,629 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
San Juan 37,008 In Hidalgo County, Texas, San Juan is a city.
Alton 18,105 City in Texas
Mercedes 16,604 City in Texas, USA
Donna 16,338 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Hidalgo 14,183 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
La Homa 11,985 Census designated place
Murillo Colonia 7,344
Elsa 7,174 City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States
Mila Doce 6,222 Census designated place
Progreso 5,944 City in Hidalgo County, Texas
Palmview 5,774 City in Texas

Distance to Other Cities

Alamo distances to largest Texas cities

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