RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Apolonia, Texas

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other TX
Communities

















Welcome to Apolonia ...

Apolonia is located

Apolonia is located in Grimes County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Apolonia, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Apolonia is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Apolonia: (936)

Communities near Apolonia ...

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

  • Navasota [Grimes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Navasota
    • Navasota [Grimes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Apolonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,374 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Navasota have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navasota
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Navasota<6>
  • Montgomery [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
    • Montgomery [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Apolonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,639 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<6>
  • Plantersville [Grimes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plantersville
    • Plantersville [Grimes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Apolonia
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantersville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plantersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plantersville<6>
  • Bedias [Grimes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedias
    • Bedias [Grimes County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Apolonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 490 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedias
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedias<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Anderson [Grimes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson
      • Anderson [Grimes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Apolonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 248 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anderson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anderson<6>
    • Millican [Brazos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millican
      • Millican [Brazos County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Apolonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millican have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millican
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millican<6>
    • Todd Mission [Grimes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd Mission
      • Todd Mission [Grimes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Apolonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 112 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Todd Mission have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd Mission
    • Richards [Grimes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richards
      • Richards [Grimes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Apolonia
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richards have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richards
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richards<6>
    • Roans Prairie [Grimes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roans Prairie
      • Roans Prairie [Grimes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Apolonia
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roans Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roans Prairie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roans Prairie<6>
    • Dacus [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dacus
      • Dacus [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Apolonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dacus

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apolonia ...

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

Adding Apolonia to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Apolonia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Grimes County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apolonia. 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 Grimes, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Apolonia - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Apolonia) 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 Apolonia. 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 ApoloniaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apolonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4934, Longitude: -95.9100       In this case, the coordinates for Apolonia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022