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SANTA ANNA, TEXAS (Starr County). Santa Anna, off Farm Road 755, is about twenty-six miles northeast of Rio Grande City in east central Starr County. The town was founded in the 1950s, and by 1968 it reported a population of thirty. In 1972 it consisted of about twenty dwellings and a cemetery. The community's population continued to be reported as thirty through the early 1990s. The population dropped to twenty in 2000.

Alicia A. Garza


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

Alicia A. Garza, "SANTA ANNA, TX (STARR COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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