A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Ambia ...
The location of Ambia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Ambia is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ambia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Ambia: (903) and (430)<4>
Adding Ambia 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 Ambia 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 Ambia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ambia on a Rand McNally Map of Texas (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ambia on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Ambia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ambia - it's located in Indiana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ambia.
Communities near Ambia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ambia.
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 Ambia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ambia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ambia. 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 Ambia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ambia. See our Newspapers Page for Ambia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambia ...
Looking for more information about Ambia? 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 Ambia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ambia.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ambia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Lamar County: www.co.lamar.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021