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Iglesia Antigua, Texas
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Texas
County Cameron
Area
 • Total 2.2 sq mi (5.6 km2)
 • Land 2.1 sq mi (5.4 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 65 ft (20 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 413
 • Density 199/sq mi (76.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 48-35754

Iglesia Antigua is a census-designated place (CDP) in Cameron County, in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 413 at the 2010 census. Prior to the 2010 census the community was part of the Bluetown-Iglesia Antigua CDP. It is part of the BrownsvilleHarlingen Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Iglesia Antigua is in southwestern Cameron County, bordered to the east by Bluetown. To the west is Santa Maria, and to the south is the Rio Grande, which forms the Mexico–United States border. U.S. Route 281 passes through the community, leading southeast 28 miles (45 km) to Brownsville and west 27 miles (43 km) to Hidalgo.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Iglesia Antigua CDP has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.6 km2), of which 2.1 square miles (5.4 km2) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.2 km2), or 3.96%, is water.

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