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Welcome to Aberfoyle ...

Aberfoyle is located in Hunt County<1>.

Aberfoyle is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Aberfoyle: (903) and (430)<3>

Adding Aberfoyle to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Aberfoyle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Aberfoyle elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Aberfoyle on a Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aberfoyle on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Aberfoyle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Aberfoyle - it's located in Ontario.

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

Communities near Aberfoyle ...

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

  • Greenville [Hunt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Hunt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Aberfoyle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,827 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Commerce [Hunt County]
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    • Commerce [Hunt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Aberfoyle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,680 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commerce have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce<5>
  • Leonard [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leonard
    • Leonard [Fannin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Aberfoyle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,054 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leonard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leonard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leonard<5>
  • Cooper [Delta County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooper
    • Cooper [Delta County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Aberfoyle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cooper<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wolfe City [Hunt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolfe City
      • Wolfe City [Hunt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolfe City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolfe City<5>
    • Celeste [Hunt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Celeste
      • Celeste [Hunt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 907 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Celeste have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Celeste
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Celeste<5>
    • Cumby [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumby
      • Cumby [Hopkins County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumby have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumby<5>
    • Campbell [Hunt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbell
      • Campbell [Hunt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campbell<5>
    • Ladonia [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ladonia
      • Ladonia [Fannin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ladonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ladonia<5>
    • Dodd City [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodd City
      • Dodd City [Fannin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Aberfoyle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodd City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dodd City<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aberfoyle ...

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

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About Hunt County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hunt County: www.huntcounty.net

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Hunt, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aberfoyle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aberfoyle) 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 Aberfoyle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aberfoyle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aberfoyle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3051, Longitude: -96.0255    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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