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Welcome to Advance ...

Advance is located in Parker County.

The location of Advance has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Advance is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Advance ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Advance - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Advance ...

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

  • Weatherford [Parker County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weatherford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weatherford
    • Weatherford [Parker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Advance
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weatherford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weatherford
  • Mineral Wells [Palo Pinto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Wells
    • Mineral Wells [Palo Pinto County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Advance
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Wells
  • Springtown [Parker County]
  • Hudson Oaks [Parker County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson Oaks
    • Hudson Oaks [Parker County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast of Advance
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson Oaks
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Runaway Bay [Wise County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Runaway Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Runaway Bay
      • Runaway Bay [Wise County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Advance
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Runaway Bay
    • Graford [Palo Pinto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graford
      • Graford [Palo Pinto County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Advance
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graford
    • Paradise [Wise County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
      • Paradise [Wise County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast of Advance
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise
    • Millsap [Parker County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millsap have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millsap
      • Millsap [Parker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the south of Advance
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millsap
    • Lake Bridgeport [Wise County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Bridgeport
      • Lake Bridgeport [Wise County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Advance
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Bridgeport
    • Cool [Parker County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cool have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cool
      • Cool [Parker County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Advance
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cool

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advance ...

Looking for more information about Advance? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Parker County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Parker County: www.co.parker.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Advance - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Advance) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Advance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9412, Longitude: -97.9273       In this case, the coordinates for Advance have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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