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Welcome to Abell City ...

Abell City is located in Pecos County<1>.

The location of Abell City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Abell City is 2,380 feet [725 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Abell City is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Abell City: (432)

Communities near Abell City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abell City.

  • Grandfalls [Ward County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grandfalls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grandfalls
    • Grandfalls [Ward County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Abell City
    • Estimated population for 2018: 389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandfalls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandfalls
  • Royalty [Ward County]
  • Crane [Crane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crane
    • Crane [Crane County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Abell City
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,680 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crane
  • Girvin [Pecos County]
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    • Coyanosa [Pecos County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coyanosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coyanosa
      • Coyanosa [Pecos County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Abell City
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coyanosa
    • McCamey [Upton County]
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      • McCamey [Upton County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the east of Abell City
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,065 people
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    • Monahans [Ward County]
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      • Monahans [Ward County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Abell City
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,669 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monahans
    • Thorntonville [Ward County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thorntonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thorntonville
      • Thorntonville [Ward County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Abell City
      • Estimated population for 2018: 519 people
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    • Fort Stockton [Pecos County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Fort Stockton [Pecos County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Abell City
      • Estimated population for 2018: 8,390 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Stockton
    • Wickett [Ward County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wickett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wickett
      • Wickett [Ward County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Abell City
      • Estimated population for 2018: 535 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wickett

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abell City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abell City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abell City. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abell City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abell City. See our Newspapers Page for Abell City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abell City ...

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abell City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abell City.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pecos County: www.co.pecos.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Pecos, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abell City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Abell City) 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 Abell City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abell City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abell City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2501, Longitude: -102.6588       In this case, the coordinates for Abell City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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