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Welcome to Ables Springs ...

Ables Springs is located in Kaufman County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Ables Springs: Ables Spgs. (or less commonly used: Ables Spngs. or Ables Sprngs.)

Ables Springs is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Ables Springs ...

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

  • Forney [Kaufman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forney have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forney
    • Forney [Kaufman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Ables Springs
    • Estimated population for 2018: 23,727 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forney
  • Terrell [Kaufman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terrell
    • Terrell [Kaufman County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ables Springs
    • Estimated population for 2018: 18,126 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terrell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terrell
  • Fate [Rockwall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fate have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fate
    • Fate [Rockwall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ables Springs
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,206 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fate
  • Royse City [Rockwall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royse City
    • Royse City [Rockwall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ables Springs
    • Estimated population for 2018: 12,998 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royse City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royse City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kaufman [Kaufman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaufman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Kaufman [Kaufman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaufman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaufman
    • Wills Point [Van Zandt County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wills Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wills Point
      • Wills Point [Van Zandt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,665 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wills Point
    • McLendon-Chisholm [Rockwall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLendon-Chisholm have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLendon-Chisholm
      • McLendon-Chisholm [Rockwall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLendon-Chisholm
    • Talty [Kaufman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Talty have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talty
      • Talty [Kaufman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,627 people
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    • West Tawakoni [Hunt County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Tawakoni have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Tawakoni
      • West Tawakoni [Hunt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,943 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Tawakoni
    • Caddo Mills [Hunt County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caddo Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caddo Mills
      • Caddo Mills [Hunt County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ables Springs
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,622 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caddo Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caddo Mills

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ables Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Kaufman County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kaufman County: www.kaufmancounty.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 Kaufman, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ables Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ables Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ables Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ables Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ables Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8154, Longitude: -96.1200    






















 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 01 Jun 2020