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Welcome to Aiken ...

So far, we have found very little information about Aiken. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Aiken to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Aiken - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Aiken, please Contact Us.


While we don't have the exact location of Aiken, we believe that it would have been located within present day Bell County.

When the people of Aiken referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Aikenite<2>

Time Zone: The area where Aiken was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Aiken once stood is in the (254) area code.

Communities Also Named Aiken ...

While we believe that this Aiken is located in Bell County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Aiken. Those communities are located in the following counties: Floyd and Shelby County.

Beyond Texas, there are 10 communities that are also named Aiken - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania and South Carolina.

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

Websites for Aiken ...

 
Junior League:   www.jlbellco.org/

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The official website for Bell County: www.bellcountytx.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Aiken, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Aiken refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Aiken may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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