Alton, Hidalgo County, Texas
Alton: City in Texas
Alton is a city located in the county of Hidalgo in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,341 and a population density of 654 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 18,785 inhabitants.
The city was created 45 years ago in 1977.
Quick Facts about Alton
|Population :||18,785 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Texas (United States)|
|County :||Hidalgo County|
|Postal code :||78573|
|Phone Area Codes :||956|
|Area :||18.88 km2|
|Altitude :||161 feet / 49 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1978 (45 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−06:00|
|Local time :||06:24:10 (2nd June 2023)|
|Density :||995 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||34.3% (2010-2020)|
Alton is located at 26°17'14"N 98°18'48"W (26.2872900, -98.3133500).
- Official Website
Official website of Alton
The population of Alton increased by 34.3% in 10 years.
Schools in Alton
College & universities near Alton, TX
|488299||Mission Beauty Institute||Mission (TX)||78572-4404|
|485926||GA Beauty & Barber School||McAllen (TX)||78501-3309|
|489283||The College of Health Care Professions-McAllen Campus||McAllen (TX)||78504-4398|
|228219||Platt College-STVT-McAllen||McAllen (TX)||78501|
|409315||South Texas College||McAllen (TX)||78502-9701|
Amtrak & bus stations near Alton, TX
|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|
Post offices near Alton
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Mission Post Office||Mission (TX)||78572|
|Edinburg Post Office||Edinburg (TX)||78539|
|Downtown Mcallen Post Office||McAllen (TX)||78501|
|Mcallen Post Office||McAllen (TX)||78501|
|Penita Post Office||Penitas (TX)||78576|
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- Alton , Maine human settlement in Penobscot County, Maine, USA with a population of 858 people.
- Alton , Missouri city in Missouri with a population of 823 people.
- Alton , Utah town in Kane County, Utah, United States with a population of 119 people.
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- Alton , Indiana human settlement in Crawford County, Indiana, United States of America with a population of 54 people.
Other cities in Hidalgo County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hidalgo County , TX. (more)
|McAllen||143,751||City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States|
|Edinburg||102,374||City in Texas, United States of America|
|Mission||84,496||City in Texas, United States|
|Pharr||79,513||City in Hidalgo County, Texas|
|Weslaco||43,273||City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States|
|San Juan||37,034||In Hidalgo County, Texas, San Juan is a city.|
|Alamo||20,556||Town in southern Texas, United States|
|Mercedes||16,598||City in Texas, USA|
|Donna||16,316||City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States|
|Hidalgo||14,305||City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States|
|La Homa||11,985||Census designated place|
|Elsa||7,120||City in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States|
|Mila Doce||6,222||Census designated place|
|Progreso||5,979||City in Hidalgo County, Texas|
|Palmview||5,839||City in Texas|
|Palmview South||5,575||Census designated place|
Distance to Other Cities
Alton distances to largest Texas cities