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Welcome to Ady ...

Ady is located in the Texas Panhandle.

Ady is located in Potter County<1>.

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

Ady is 3,140 feet [957 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Ady is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Ady, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Ady is within the (806) area code.

Communities Also Named Ady ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ady - they are located in Kansas and Maryland.

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

Communities near Ady ...

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

  • Channing [Hartley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Channing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Channing
    • Channing [Hartley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ady
    • Estimated population for 2018: 345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Channing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Channing
  • Bishop Hills [Potter County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bishop Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bishop Hills
    • Bishop Hills [Potter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ady
    • Estimated population for 2018: 180 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bishop Hills
  • Tascosa [Oldham County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tascosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tascosa
    • Tascosa [Oldham County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Ady
  • Masterson [Moore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masterson
    • Masterson [Moore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Ady
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masterson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wildorado [Oldham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildorado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildorado
      • Wildorado [Oldham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Ady
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildorado
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wildorado
    • Bushland [Potter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bushland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bushland
      • Bushland [Potter County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Ady
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bushland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bushland
    • Soncy [Potter County]
    • Vega [Oldham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vega have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vega
      • Vega [Oldham County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the southwest of Ady
      • Estimated population for 2018: 931 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vega
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vega
    • Amarillo [Potter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amarillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amarillo
      • Amarillo [Potter County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Ady
      • Estimated population for 2018: 199,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amarillo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amarillo
    • Dumas [Moore County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumas
      • Dumas [Moore County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the north of Ady
      • Estimated population for 2018: 14,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumas

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ady ...

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

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About Potter County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Potter County: www.co.potter.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Potter, 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 Ady - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Ady) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ady. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4856, Longitude: -102.1324       In this case, the coordinates for Ady have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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