Tierra Bonita

Tierra Bonita is located about ten miles northwest of Harlingen and just outside the Santa Rosa city limits in northwestern Cameron County. This primarily Hispanic residential community probably began in the 1990s. The first population figures were available in 2000 when the census reported 160 residents. Tierra Bonita is part of the Santa Rosa Independent School District.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Tierra Bonita is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    26.27146190
    Longitude
    -97.82582980

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Tierra Bonita by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Tierra Bonita
Pop. Year Source
123 2019 Texas Demographic Center
141 2010 Texas Demographic Center
160 2000 Texas Demographic Center