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The location of Argenta









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 within the (361) area code.

Communities near Argenta ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Beeville   [Map]   12,937   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edgewater-Paisano   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
George West   [Map]   2,581   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lake City   [Map]   523   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lakeside   [Map]   305   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mathis   [Map]   4,810   S   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Argenta.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Argenta. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Argenta.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for 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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argenta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Argenta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Argenta.

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