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Welcome to Andrews ...

The city of Andrews is located in Andrews County and is the County Seat for Andrews County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Andrews has a population of 13,816 people<1> (see below for details).

Andrews is 3,170 feet [966 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Andrews is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Andrews (for example, toward Eunice (NM)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Andrews is located in the (432) area code.

The ZIP code for Andrews: 79714<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Andrews had a population of 11,088 people (which is 74.99% of the total population of Andrews County). This makes Andrews the county's most populous community.

The population of Andrews represents 0.04% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 202nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,088 people, the population of Andrews increased 14.88% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 9,652 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Andrews had an population of 13,816 people. This is an increase of 24.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 43.14% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Andrews.

Communities near Andrews ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Andrews and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Florey   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Frankel City - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   ---   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Goldsmith   [Map]   279   S   23 miles [37 km]
Notrees   [Map]   ---   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Scharbauer City   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Andrews ...

While we believe that this Andrews is located in Andrews County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Andrews. Those communities are located in the following counties: Caldwell and Wood County.

Beyond Texas, there are 25 communities that are also named Andrews - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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 Andrews. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andrews.

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

Websites for Andrews ...

Official Website: www.cityofandrews.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrews ...

Looking for more information about Andrews? 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 Andrews, 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 Andrews.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Andrews. 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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The official website for Andrews: www.cityofandrews.org/

The official website for Andrews County: www.co.andrews.tx.us/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Andrews.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andrews - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 city (such as Andrews). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Andrews or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Andrews. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Andrews) 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 Andrews. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Andrews

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andrews. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3188, Longitude: -102.5467     [Map].

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Andrews.



 
 
 

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