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Welcome to Abell ...

Abell is located in the Texas Panhandle.

Abell is located in Carson County<1>.

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

Abell is 3,480 feet [1,061 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Abell is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Abell is located in the (806) area code.

Communities Also Named Abell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Abell - they are located in Maryland and Virginia.

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

Communities near Abell ...

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

  • Borger [Hutchinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borger
    • Borger [Hutchinson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Abell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,415 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borger
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Borger<5>
  • Panhandle [Carson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panhandle
    • Panhandle [Carson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Abell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panhandle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Panhandle<5>
  • Fritch [Hutchinson County]
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    • Fritch [Hutchinson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Abell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,952 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fritch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fritch<5>
  • White Deer [Carson County]
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    • Washburn [Armstrong County]
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      • Washburn [Armstrong County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Abell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Claude [Armstrong County]
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      • Claude [Armstrong County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Abell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,210 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claude<5>
    • Skellytown [Carson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skellytown
      • Skellytown [Carson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Abell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skellytown<5>
    • Phillips [Hutchinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillips
      • Phillips [Hutchinson County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the north of Abell
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    • Sanford [Hutchinson County]
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      • Sanford [Hutchinson County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the north of Abell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sanford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<5>
    • Electric City [Hutchinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Electric City
      • Electric City [Hutchinson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the north of Abell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Electric City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Electric City

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. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abell.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abell. 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.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abell ...

Looking for more information about Abell? 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, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abell.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Carson County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Carson, 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 - 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 from Point A (ie- Abell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3934, Longitude: -101.4588       In this case, the coordinates for Abell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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