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Welcome to Adkins ...

Adkins is located in Bexar County.

Adkins was established in 1896.

Adkins is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Adkins lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Adkins: (210)

The ZIP code for Adkins: 78101<2>

Communities near Adkins ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adkins and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alamo Heights   [Map]   8,038   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cibolo   [Map]   26,637   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Converse   [Map]   21,987   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Floresville   [Map]   7,321   S   18 miles [29 km]
Kirby   [Map]   8,550   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Live Oak   [Map]   15,346   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Adkins.

Communities Also Named Adkins ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Adkins: This one is located in Bexar County and the other is located in Hidalgo County.

Beyond Texas, there are 4 communities that are also named Adkins - they are located in Georgia, Louisiana and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adkins.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adkins. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adkins. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adkins.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adkins:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adkins ...

Looking for more information about Adkins? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Adkins, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Adkins.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Adkins. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adkins. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Bexar County: www.co.bexar.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adkins - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Adkins). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Adkins or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Adkins. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adkins) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adkins. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adkins

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adkins. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.3932, Longitude: -98.2374     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adkins.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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