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Welcome to Aley ...

Aley is located in Henderson County<1>.

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

Aley is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Aley: (903) & (430)<4>

Adding Aley to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Aley elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

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

Communities near Aley ...

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

  • Corsicana [Navarro County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corsicana
    • Corsicana [Navarro County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Aley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,906 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corsicana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corsicana<6>
  • Kaufman [Kaufman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaufman
    • Kaufman [Kaufman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Aley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,788 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaufman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaufman<6>
  • Gun Barrel City [Henderson County]
  • Mabank [Kaufman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mabank
    • Mabank [Kaufman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Aley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,995 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabank
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mabank<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tool [Henderson County]
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      • Tool [Henderson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,302 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tool have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tool
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tool<6>
    • Malakoff [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malakoff
      • Malakoff [Henderson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malakoff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malakoff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malakoff<6>
    • Kerens [Navarro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kerens
      • Kerens [Navarro County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,523 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kerens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kerens<6>
    • Kemp [Kaufman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kemp
      • Kemp [Kaufman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,236 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kemp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kemp<6>
    • Eustace [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eustace
      • Eustace [Henderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,006 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eustace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eustace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eustace<6>
    • Rice [Navarro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rice
      • Rice [Navarro County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Aley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 974 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rice<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Texas

About Henderson County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Henderson, 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 Aley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<5>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- Aley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3218, Longitude: -96.2572       In this case, the coordinates for Aley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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