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Welcome to Alice ...

The city of Alice is located in Jim Wells County<1> and is the County Seat for Jim Wells County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Alice has a population of 18,887 people<3> (see below for details).

Alice is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Alice: (361)

The ZIP codes for Alice: 78332-78333<5>

Websites for Alice ...

Official Website: www.ci.alice.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Alice had an population of 18,887 people. This is a decrease of 1.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alice had a population of 19,104 people (or 46.78% of the total population of Jim Wells County). This makes Alice the county's most populous community.

The population of Alice represents 0.08% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 126th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 19,104 people, the population of Alice has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 19,010 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alice.

Communities Also Named Alice ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Alice: This one is located in Jim Wells County and the other is located in Nueces County.

Beyond Texas, there are 20 communities that are also named Alice - they are located in Alabama, Colorado (2), Georgia (2), Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Alice ...

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

  • San Diego [Duval County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Diego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Diego
    • San Diego [Duval County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Alice
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,251 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Diego
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Diego
  • Orange Grove [Jim Wells County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orange Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange Grove
    • Orange Grove [Jim Wells County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Alice
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,310 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange Grove
  • Agua Dulce [Nueces County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agua Dulce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agua Dulce
    • Agua Dulce [Nueces County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Alice
    • Estimated population for 2018: 812 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agua Dulce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Agua Dulce
  • Coyote Acres [Jim Wells County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coyote Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coyote Acres
    • Coyote Acres [Jim Wells County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Alice
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coyote Acres
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ben Bolt [Jim Wells County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ben Bolt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ben Bolt
      • Ben Bolt [Jim Wells County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ben Bolt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ben Bolt
    • Water City Estates [Jim Wells County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Water City Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Water City Estates
      • Water City Estates [Jim Wells County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Water City Estates
    • Loma Linda East [Jim Wells County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loma Linda East have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loma Linda East
      • Loma Linda East [Jim Wells County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loma Linda East
    • Owl Ranch-Amargosa [Jim Wells County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Owl Ranch-Amargosa
      • Owl Ranch-Amargosa [Jim Wells County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owl Ranch-Amargosa
    • Alfred-South La Paloma [Jim Wells County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alfred-South La Paloma
      • Alfred-South La Paloma [Jim Wells County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alfred-South La Paloma
    • Rancho Banquete [Nueces County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rancho Banquete have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rancho Banquete
      • Rancho Banquete [Nueces County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Alice
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rancho Banquete

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alice ...

Looking for more information about Alice? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alice, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alice.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Jim Wells County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alice: www.ci.alice.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 Jim Wells, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alice.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alice - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Alice). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alice or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Alice includes: 78332 & 78333.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alice) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alice. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alice

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alice. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.7557, Longitude: -98.0652       In this case, the coordinates for Alice have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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