Hidalgo County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 2
Arroyos 8
Basins 1
Cliffs 1
Flats 10
Gaps 13
Lakes 3
Ranges 20
Ridges 6
Springs 33
Streams 65
Summits 92
Valleys 130
Cultural Features
Airports 6
Bridges 1
Buildings 17
Canals 5
Cemeteries 5
Churches 24
Civil 6
Dams 12
Locales 193
Mines 198
Parks 7
Post Offices 2
Reservoirs 229
Schools 9
Towers 2
Trails 1
Wells 112
Historical Features
Airports 1
Locales 22
Military (Historical) 2
Populated Places 4
Post Offices 15
Schools 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: New Mexico's National Historic Landmarks