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  1. ^ Winter Texan Resources for South Padre Island, Brownsville, Harlingen, and the Rio Grande Valley
  2. ^ 2012 Census Estimates
  3. ^ Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley Fact Sheet
  4. ^ Population Estimates for Rio Grande Valley Cities 2000-2004
  5. ^ National Park Service: Rancho de Carricitos
  6. ^ Rootstock and Scion Varieties by Julian W. Sauls, Professor & Extension Horticulturist, Texas AgriLife Extension
  7. ^ RAHC Vision Statement
  8. ^ http://www.vivasouthtexas.com/about-us.html
  9. ^ http://ouchmyego.com/about-ouch-my-ego/

Brownsville Texas

  1. a b “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ “US Board on Geographic Names”United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ “Brownsville (city), Texas”. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 5 January 2013.
  4. ^ “Matamoros-Brownsville”. World Gazetteer. Retrieved 22 August 2011.
  5. ^ “World Gazetter: America – Largest Cities”.
  6. ^ “City of Brownsville, Texas: On the border, by the sea”. City of Brownsville. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  7. ^ Plume, Janet. “Boom time in Brownsville”. Journal of Commerce. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  8. ^ Plume, Janet (November 2004). “New Route from Asia?”Journal of Commerce 5 (44): 42. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  9. ^ “About Brownsville”. City of Brownsville: Brownsville Public Library. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  10. ^ “Governor’s ED Team Receives Leadership Award”. Brownsville’s Economic Development Council. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  11. ^ Wong, Vanesa (6/27/2011 9:30:25 AM). “Texas town is the cheapest place to live in US”MSN News. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  12. ^ Scribner, John. “The Texas Navy”. Texas Military Forces Museum. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  13. ^ Thompson, Jerry D. (2007). Cortina: defending the Mexican name in Texas. Texas A&M University Press. p. 332.
  14. ^ Delaney, Robert W. (April 5, 1995). Matamoros, Port for Texas during the Civil War. Texas State Historical Association. p. 487. ISBN 0038478XCheck |isbn= value (help). JSTOR 30241907.
  15. ^ “Tamaulipas y la guerra de Independencia: acontecimientos, actores y escenarios”. Gobierno del Estado de Tamaulipas. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  16. ^ “The Mexican Revolution: Conflict in Matamoros”. University of Texas at Austin. Retrieved 3 November 2011.
  17. ^ Yorke Stevenson, Sara (2004). Maximilian In Mexico A Woman’s Reminiscences Of The French Intervention 1862 To 1867. Kessinger Publishing. p. 168.
  18. ^ “Snow in Brownsville”. National Weather Service.
  19. ^ City of Brownsville [1], accessed February 23, 2011.
  20. ^ The Brownsville Herald [2], accessed February 25, 2011.
  21. ^ MSNBC.com “America’s Cleanest Cities” [3], accessed February 25, 2011.
  22. ^ “The Human Footprint and the Last of the Wild
  23. ^ Peel, M. C., Finlayson, B. L., and McMahon, T. A.: Updated world map of the Köppen-Geiger climate classification, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 11, 1633-1644, 2007.
  24. a b c National Weather Service Brownsville
  25. ^ “Climatological Information for Brownsville, United States”Hong Kong Observatory. Retrieved 2011-01-22.
  26. ^ 2010 U.S. Census Facts as per The Houston Chronicle Data Explorer [4], accessed February 23, 2011.
  27. ^ “About Us”. Port of Brownsville.
  28. ^ City of Brownsville CAFR
  29. ^ “Las Palomas Wildlife Management Area -Boca Chica Unit”. GotParks.com. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  30. ^ “Resaca de la Palma State Park Opens Near Brownsville”. Texas State Parks Newsletter. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  31. ^ “Child Support Local Field Offices”. Texas Attorney General’s Office. Retrieved 6 July 2012.
  32. ^ “Post Office Location – BROWNSVILLE.” United States Postal Service. Retrieved on May 5, 2009.
  33. ^ “Post Office Location – DOWNTOWN BROWNSVILLE.” United States Postal Service. Retrieved on May 5, 2009.
  34. ^ “The Reynaldo G. Garza – Filemon B. Vela United States Courthouse”. United States Courthouse. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  35. ^ “Reserve Officers Training Corps”. University of Texas at Brownsville. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  36. ^ “Palo Alto National Historic Park”. National Parks Service. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  37. ^ “Texas Southmost College”. TSC. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  38. ^ http://www.sph.uth.tmc.edu/brownsville
  39. ^ “South Texas Vocational Technical Institute”. South Texas Vocational Technical Institute. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  40. ^ “Kaplan College Brownsville Campus”. Kaplan College. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  41. ^ “Library Locations and Hours of Operation.” Brownsville Public Library System. Retrieved on May 9, 2010.
  42. ^ “Brownsville Public Library System”. Brownsbille Public Library System. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  43. ^ “Arnulfo L. Oliveira Memorial Library”. Archive.org. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  44. ^ “University Libraries”. UTB. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  45. ^ “American Eagle Airlines Launches Nonstop Jet Service Between Brownsville, Texas, and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport” (Press release). American Eagle Airlines. 2009-06-11. Retrieved 2009-07-07.
  46. ^ The Brownsville Heritage Complex
  47. ^ The ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia. Sterling Publishing. 2007. p. 1789. ISBN 1-4027-4771-3.
  48. ^ “The Camille Lightner Playhouse”. The Camille Lightner Playhouse. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  49. ^ “The Arts Center”. The University of Texas at Brownsville. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  50. ^ “Charro Days Fiesta”. Charros Days. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  51. ^ “Sombrero Festival”. Sombrero Festival. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  52. ^ “Valley International Country Club”. VICC. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  53. ^ “Rancho Viejo Resort and Country Club”. rvrcc. Retrieved 12 October 2012.
  54. ^ “UTB Radio”. The University of Texas at Brownsville. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  55. ^ “Thinking Out Loud”. Philosophy Club at UTB. Retrieved 5 June 2012.
  56. ^ “Sabal Palm Audubon Sanctuary”. Audobun Texas. Retrieved 20 June 2012.
  57. ^ “The 10 Best College Presidents”Time. 11 November 2009.
  58. ^ “Kris Kristofferson Hall of Fame Induction”. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Retrieved 21 June 2012.
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  60. ^ “6 Zetas arrested in death of agent”San Antonio News. February 24, 2011.
  61. ^ “Jaime Zapata, U.S. Immigration And Customs Enforcement Agent, Killed In Mexico”TheHuffingtonPost. Feb. 16, 2011.

 Cameron County

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau. “2010 Census Data”. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 December 2011.
  2. ^ “Find a County”. National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. ^ “DeWitt Colony Militia Captains”. Tamu.edu. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  4. ^ “U.S. Decennial Census”. Census.gov. 2012-04-20. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  5. ^ “Texas Almanac: County Population History 1850-2010” (PDF). Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  6. ^ “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. ^ “Cameron County QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau”. Quickfacts.census.gov. Retrieved 2012-05-14.
  8. ^ Clark, Steve. “Borders liquidation to bring down local Waldenbooks.” The Brownsville Herald. July 20, 2011. Retrieved on July 21, 2011.
  9. ^ “Port Isabel Service Processing Center.” U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Retrieved on July 21, 2010.

Harlingen Texas 

  1. a b “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ “US Board on Geographic Names”United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ “10 cheapest places to live in the U.S.”CBS News. CBS Interactive Inc. Retrieved 12 January 2013.
  4. ^ Web soil survey[not specific enough to verify]
  5. ^ “National Weather Service Forecast Office: Brownsville, TX”Archived from the original on 2012-06-06. Retrieved 06 June 2012.
  6. ^ U.S. Decennial Census
  7. ^ Texas Almanac: County Population History 1850-2010
  8. a b City of Harlingen[1], January 2013.
  9. ^ “Parole Division Region IV.” Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Retrieved on May 21, 2010.
  10. ^ “Post Office Location DOWNTOWN HARLINGEN.” United States Postal Service. Retrieved on May 9, 2010.
  11. ^ “Post Office Location – HARLINGEN.” United States Postal Service. Retrieved on May 9, 2010.
  12. ^ Harlingen Medical Center
  13. ^ Valley Baptist Medical Center
  14. ^ https://www.valleybaptist.net/services/medicalHarlingen/stroke/default.htm
  15. ^ Valley Diagnostic
  16. ^ Regional Academic Health Center
  17. ^ [2]
  18. ^ http://www.southtexas.va.gov/SCD/Harlingen.asp#SERVICES
  19. ^ http://www.harlingenedc.com/QualityOfLife/HealthCare
  20. ^ http://www.harlingenedc.com/FeaturedProjects?show=ambulatory_center.jpg
  21. ^ http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=520115
  22. ^ http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mhhospitals/RioGrandeSC/default.shtm

Hidalgo County

  1. ^ Grinberg, Emmanuella. “Impoverished border town grows from shacks into community.” CNN. July 8, 2011. Retrieved on July 9, 2011.
  2. ^ “Find a County”. National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. ^ “Hidalgo County”. Texas Almanac. Retrieved Nov. 23, 2011.
  4. ^ Orozco, Cynthia. “Hidalgo County”. Handbook of Texas Online. Retrieved Nov. 22, 2011.
  5. ^ Garza, Alicia A. “Hidalgo County”. Handbook of Texas Online. Retrieved Nov. 23, 2011.
  6. ^ “Retail Overview of Valley MSAs”. Rio Grande Vision Magazine. Aug. 30, 2010. Retrieved Nov. 23, 2011.
  7. a b “OMB Bulletin No. 13-01: Revised Delineations of Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Micropolitan Statistical Areas, and Combined Statistical Areas, and Guidance on Uses of the Delineations of These Areas”United States Office of Management and Budget. February 28, 2013. Retrieved March 20, 2013.
  8. a b “Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012” (CSV). 2012 Population EstimatesUnited States Census Bureau, Population Division. March 2013. Retrieved March 20, 2013.
  9. ^ “Table 2. Annual Estimates of the Population of Combined Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012” (CSV). 2012 Population EstimatesUnited States Census Bureau, Population Division. March 2013. Retrieved March 20, 2013.
  10. ^ U.S. Decennial Census
  11. ^ Texas Almanac: County Population History 1850-2010
  12. ^ “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  13. ^ Bloch, Matthew; Jason DeParle, Matthew Ericson and Robert Gebeloff (November 28, 2009). “Food Stamp Usage Across the Country”New York Times. Retrieved November 28, 2009.
  14. ^ Garza, Alicia A. “McCook, Texas”The Handbook of Texas. Retrieved July 14, 2009.

 

Port Mansfield

  1. a b “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ “US Board on Geographic Names”United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ “US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990”United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ “Dredging at Port Mansfield to begin”Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Retrieved 2010-05-30.

 

Raymondville

  1. a b “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ “US Board on Geographic Names”United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ “Find a County”. National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  4. ^ Edward Burleson RaymondTexas Historical Marker
  5. ^ “US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990”United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  6. ^ “[1]

 

Willacy County

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau. “2010 Census Data”. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 December 2011.
  2. ^ “Find a County”. National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. ^ U.S. Decennial Census
  4. ^ Texas Almanac: County Population History 1850-2010
  5. ^ “American FactFinder”United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ “Willacy Detention Facility.” U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Retrieved on May 9, 2010.
  7. ^ [1]Raymondville: Inside the Largest Immigration Prison Camp in the US
  8. ^ Sherman, Christopher. :State senator wants broad indictments dismissed,” The Houston Chronicle. Nov 19, 2008.