A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Asia ...
Asia is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).
The location of Asia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Asia is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Asia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Asia: (936)
Communities Also Named Asia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Asia - it's located in Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Asia.
Communities near Asia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Asia.
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 Asia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Asia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asia. 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 Asia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asia. See our Newspapers Page for Asia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asia ...
Looking for more information about Asia? 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 Asia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Asia.
Adding Asia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Asia 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 Asia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Asia on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Asia on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Asia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022