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CAMPO ALTO, TEXAS. Campo Alto is a colonia on Farm Road 495 two miles northwest of Alamo in south central Hidalgo County. In 1976 it had a population of 534 and 108 dwellings. See COLONIAS.


Colonias in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of South Texas: A Summary Report (Policy Research Project Report No. 18, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin, 1977).

Alicia A. Garza


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Alicia A. Garza, "CAMPO ALTO, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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