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Welcome to Addison ...

The town of Addison is located in Dallas County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Addison has a population of 15,945 people<3> (see below for details).

Addison is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area Codes for Addison: (214), (469)<5> & (972)

The ZIP code for Addison: 75001<6>

Websites for Addison ...

Official Website: www.ci.addison.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Addison had an population of 15,945 people. This is an increase of 22.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Addison had a population of 13,056 people. This makes Addison the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Addison represents 0.05% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 179th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,056 people, the population of Addison decreased 7.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,166 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Addison.

Communities Also Named Addison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Addison - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Addison ...

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

  • Dallas [Dallas County]
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    • Dallas [Dallas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the south of Addison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,345,047 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallas
  • Plano [Collin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plano have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plano
    • Plano [Collin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Addison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 288,061 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plano
  • Garland [Dallas County]
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    • Garland [Dallas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the east of Addison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 242,507 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland
  • Irving [Dallas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irving have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Irving [Dallas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Addison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 242,242 people
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    • Frisco [Collin County]
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      • Frisco [Collin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the north of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 188,170 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frisco
    • Mesquite [Dallas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mesquite have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Mesquite [Dallas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 142,816 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesquite
    • Richardson [Dallas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richardson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Richardson [Dallas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the east of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 120,981 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richardson
    • Lewisville [Denton County]
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      • Lewisville [Denton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 106,586 people
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    • Allen [Collin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allen
      • Allen [Collin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 103,383 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allen
    • Flower Mound [Denton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flower Mound have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Flower Mound [Denton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the west of Addison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 77,329 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flower Mound

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addison ...

Looking for more information about Addison? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Addison, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Addison.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Addison: www.ci.addison.tx.us/

The official website for Dallas County: www.dallascounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Dallas, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Addison.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Addison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Addison, area code (469, 972) is an overlay.
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Addison). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Addison or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Addison) 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 Addison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Addison

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Addison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9588, Longitude: -96.8356       In this case, the coordinates for Addison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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