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Welcome to Argenta ...

Argenta is located in Live Oak County.

The location of Argenta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The origin (or the toponymy) of Argenta: From the Latin word for silver: 'argentum'.

Argenta is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Argenta is located in the (361) area code.

Communities Also Named Argenta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Argenta - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Illinois, Michigan (2), Montana, Nevada and Utah.

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

Communities near Argenta ...

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

  • Beeville [Bee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beeville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beeville
    • Beeville [Bee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Argenta
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beeville
  • Mathis [San Patricio County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mathis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mathis
    • Mathis [San Patricio County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south of Argenta
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mathis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mathis
  • George West [Live Oak County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for George West have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for George West
    • George West [Live Oak County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Argenta
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on George West
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for George West
  • Orange Grove [Jim Wells County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orange Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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] to the south of Argenta
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange Grove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake City [San Patricio County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
      • Lake City [San Patricio County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
    • San Patricio [San Patricio County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Patricio have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Patricio
      • San Patricio [San Patricio County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Patricio
    • Lakeside [San Patricio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside
      • Lakeside [San Patricio County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside
    • Pernitas Point [Live Oak County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pernitas Point have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pernitas Point
      • Pernitas Point [Live Oak County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pernitas Point
    • Vahlsing [San Patricio County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vahlsing have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vahlsing
      • Vahlsing [San Patricio County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vahlsing
    • Edgewater-Paisano [San Patricio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater-Paisano
      • Edgewater-Paisano [San Patricio County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south of Argenta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater-Paisano

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argenta ...

Looking for more information about Argenta? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Live Oak County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Argenta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argenta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Argenta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argenta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.1700, Longitude: -97.8472       In this case, the coordinates for Argenta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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