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Welcome to Agnes ...

Agnes is located

Agnes is located in Parker County<1>.

Agnes is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Agnes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Agnes - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky and Missouri.

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

Communities near Agnes ...

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

  • Weatherford [Parker County]
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    • Weatherford [Parker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Agnes
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,698 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weatherford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weatherford<4>
  • Azle [Tarrant County]
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    • Azle [Tarrant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Agnes
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,607 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Azle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Azle<4>
  • Bridgeport [Wise County]
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    • Bridgeport [Wise County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Agnes
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,637 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<4>
  • Willow Park [Parker County]
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    • Willow Park [Parker County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Agnes
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,994 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willow Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willow Park<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hudson Oaks [Parker County]
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      • Hudson Oaks [Parker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Agnes
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,564 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson Oaks<4>
    • Reno [Parker County]
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      • Reno [Parker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Agnes
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,473 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reno have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Springtown [Parker County]
    • Pelican Bay [Tarrant County]
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      • Pelican Bay [Tarrant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Agnes
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelican Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelican Bay
    • Rhome [Wise County]
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      • Rhome [Wise County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Agnes
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhome have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhome
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhome<4>
    • Runaway Bay [Wise County]
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      • Runaway Bay [Wise County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Agnes
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,627 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Runaway Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Runaway Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Runaway Bay<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agnes ...

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

Adding Agnes to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Agnes was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Parker County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Agnes. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Parker, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agnes - 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- Agnes) 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 Agnes. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AgnesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agnes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9795, Longitude: -97.7888    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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