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Welcome to Armstrong ...

Armstrong is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Armstrong is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Armstrong ...

While we believe that this Armstrong is located in Fayette County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Armstrong. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bell and Kenedy County.

Beyond Texas, there are 36 communities that are also named Armstrong - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Armstrong ...

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

  • Smithville [Bastrop County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithville
    • Smithville [Bastrop County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,472 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville
  • Schulenburg [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schulenburg
    • Schulenburg [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,920 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schulenburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schulenburg
  • Flatonia [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatonia
    • Flatonia [Fayette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,461 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatonia
  • Waelder [Gonzales County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waelder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waelder
    • Waelder [Gonzales County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Armstrong
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waelder
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waelder
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moulton [Lavaca County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moulton
      • Moulton [Lavaca County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong
      • Estimated population for 2018: 907 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moulton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moulton
    • Praha [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Praha
      • Praha [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Praha
    • Muldoon [Fayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muldoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muldoon
      • Muldoon [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muldoon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muldoon
    • Kovar [Bastrop County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kovar
      • Kovar [Bastrop County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kovar
    • Sandy Fork [Gonzales County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Fork
      • Sandy Fork [Gonzales County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Fork
    • Delhi [Caldwell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delhi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delhi
      • Delhi [Caldwell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delhi

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armstrong ...

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

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About Fayette County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fayette County: www.co.fayette.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Fayette, 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 Armstrong - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Armstrong) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armstrong. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.7238, Longitude: -97.2097       In this case, the coordinates for Armstrong have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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