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Welcome to Astin ...

Astin is located in Robertson County<1>.

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

Astin is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Astin ...

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

  • College Station [Brazos County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Station have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Station
    • College Station [Brazos County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Astin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 116,218 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Station
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Station
  • Bryan [Brazos County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bryan
    • Bryan [Brazos County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Astin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 85,445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bryan
  • Hearne [Robertson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hearne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hearne
    • Hearne [Robertson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Astin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,502 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hearne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hearne
  • Caldwell [Burleson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caldwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caldwell
    • Caldwell [Burleson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Astin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,397 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caldwell
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Calvert [Robertson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calvert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvert
      • Calvert [Robertson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Astin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,148 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calvert
    • Snook [Burleson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snook
      • Snook [Burleson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Astin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 541 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snook
    • Milano [Milam County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milano have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milano
      • Milano [Milam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Astin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 427 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milano
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milano
    • Kurten [Brazos County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kurten have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kurten
      • Kurten [Brazos County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Astin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 400 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kurten
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kurten
    • Wixon Valley [Brazos County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wixon Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wixon Valley
      • Wixon Valley [Brazos County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Astin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 255 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wixon Valley
    • Rye [Brazos County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rye have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rye
      • Rye [Brazos County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Astin

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Astin ...

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

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About Robertson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Astin. 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 Robertson, 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 Astin - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Astin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Astin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7069, Longitude: -96.5633       In this case, the coordinates for Astin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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