Alton, Texas

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Alton, Texas
Location of Alton, Texas
Location of Alton, Texas
Hidalgo County Alton.svg
Coordinates: 26°17′4″N 98°18′21″W / 26.28444°N 98.30583°W / 26.28444; -98.30583Coordinates: 26°17′4″N 98°18′21″W / 26.28444°N 98.30583°W / 26.28444; -98.30583
Country United States of America
State Texas
County Hidalgo
Incorporated1978[1]
Area
 • Total5.90 sq mi (15.29 km2)
 • Land5.88 sq mi (15.23 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)
Elevation
161 ft (49 m)
Population
 • Total12,298
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
17,588
 • Density2,873/sq mi (1,109.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
78573
Area code(s)956
FIPS code48-02212[4]
GNIS feature ID1329468[5]
Websitewww.alton-tx.gov

Alton is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.

References[change | change source]

  1. https://alton-tx.gov/government/
  2. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Alton city, Texas (revised 11-19-2013)". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved February 14, 2018.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved August 7, 2019.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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