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Welcome to Amanda ...

Amanda is located in Kinney County<1>.

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

Amanda is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amanda is within the (830) area code.

Communities Also Named Amanda ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Amanda - they are located in Florida, Manitoba, Missouri, Ohio (2), Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Amanda ...

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

  • Del Rio [Val Verde County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Del Rio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Del Rio
    • Del Rio [Val Verde County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Amanda
    • Estimated population for 2018: 35,954 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Del Rio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Del Rio
  • Brackettville [Kinney County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brackettville
    • Brackettville [Kinney County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Amanda
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,750 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brackettville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brackettville
  • Val Verde Park [Val Verde County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Val Verde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Val Verde Park
    • Val Verde Park [Val Verde County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Amanda
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Val Verde Park
  • Alamo Village [Kinney County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo Village
    • Alamo Village [Kinney County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Amanda
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cienegas Terrace [Val Verde County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cienegas Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cienegas Terrace
      • Cienegas Terrace [Val Verde County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Amanda
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cienegas Terrace
    • Lake View [Val Verde County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake View
      • Lake View [Val Verde County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Amanda
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake View
    • Spofford [Kinney County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spofford
      • Spofford [Kinney County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southeast of Amanda
      • Estimated population for 2018: 99 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spofford
    • Amistad Village [Val Verde County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amistad Village
      • Amistad Village [Val Verde County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Amanda
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amistad Village
    • Carta Valley [Edwards County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carta Valley
      • Carta Valley [Edwards County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the north of Amanda
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carta Valley
    • Quemado [Maverick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quemado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quemado
      • Quemado [Maverick County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the south of Amanda
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quemado
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quemado

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amanda ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Kinney County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amanda. 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 Kinney, 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 Amanda - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Amanda) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amanda. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.3719, Longitude: -100.6579       In this case, the coordinates for Amanda have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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