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Welcome to Abercrombie ...

Abercrombie is located in Brazoria County<1>.

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

Abercrombie is near sea level<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Abercrombie ...

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

Beyond Texas, there are 4 communities that are also named Abercrombie - they are located in Alabama, North Dakota and Nova Scotia.

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

Communities near Abercrombie ...

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

  • Lake Jackson [Brazoria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Jackson
    • Lake Jackson [Brazoria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Abercrombie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 27,533 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Jackson
  • Bay City [Matagorda County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay City
    • Bay City [Matagorda County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Abercrombie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 17,534 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay City
  • West Columbia [Brazoria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Columbia
    • West Columbia [Brazoria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Abercrombie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,883 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Columbia
  • Sweeny [Brazoria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweeny have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweeny
    • Sweeny [Brazoria County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Abercrombie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,743 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweeny
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweeny
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brazoria [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brazoria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brazoria
      • Brazoria [Brazoria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Abercrombie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,112 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazoria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazoria
    • Jones Creek [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jones Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Creek
      • Jones Creek [Brazoria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Abercrombie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,106 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jones Creek
    • Holiday Lakes [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holiday Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holiday Lakes
      • Holiday Lakes [Brazoria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Abercrombie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,225 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holiday Lakes
    • Bailey's Prairie [Brazoria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bailey's Prairie
      • Bailey's Prairie [Brazoria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Abercrombie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 779 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bailey's Prairie
    • Cedar Lane [Matagorda County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Lane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Lane
      • Cedar Lane [Matagorda County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Abercrombie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Lane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Lane
    • Van Vleck [Matagorda County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abercrombie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Brazoria County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brazoria County: www.brazoria-county.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Brazoria, 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 Abercrombie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Abercrombie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abercrombie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.0322, Longitude: -95.7533       In this case, the coordinates for Abercrombie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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