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Welcome to Almira ...

Almira is located in Cass County<1>.

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

Almira is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Almira: (903) and (430)<4>

Adding Almira 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 Almira in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Almira elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Almira on a Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Almira ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Almira - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Ontario, Tennessee, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Almira ...

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

  • Atlanta [Cass County]
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    • Atlanta [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Almira
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,472 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • Daingerfield [Morris County]
  • Linden [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
    • Linden [Cass County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Almira
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<6>
  • Hughes Springs [Cass County]
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    • Hughes Springs [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Almira
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,709 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hughes Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughes Springs<6>
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    • Lone Star [Morris County]
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      • Lone Star [Morris County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,482 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lone Star
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lone Star<6>
    • Queen City [Cass County]
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      • Queen City [Cass County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queen City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queen City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Queen City<6>
    • Naples [Morris County]
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      • Naples [Morris County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,313 people
      • Former name for Naples:
      • Station Belden
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naples<6>
    • Maud [Bowie County]
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      • Maud [Bowie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maud<6>
    • Omaha [Morris County]
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      • Omaha [Morris County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Omaha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omaha
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Omaha<6>
    • Avinger [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avinger
      • Avinger [Cass County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avinger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avinger<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 Almira. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Almira.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almira ...

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

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About Cass County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Almira. 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 Cass, 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 Almira - 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- Almira) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almira. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1001, Longitude: -94.4455       In this case, the coordinates for Almira 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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