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The location of Atascocita









Welcome to Atascocita ...

Atascocita is located in Harris County.

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

Atascocita is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Atascocita ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Dayton   [Map]   7,969   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Galena Park   [Map]   10,989   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Houston   [Map]   2,312,717   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Humble   [Map]   15,997   W   5 miles [8 km]
Jacinto City   [Map]   10,661   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oak Ridge North   [Map]   3,133   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Atascocita. 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 Atascocita. 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 Atascocita.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Atascocita:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atascocita ...

Looking for more information about Atascocita? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Atascocita, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Atascocita.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.tx.us/

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 Atascocita - 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- Atascocita) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Atascocita. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atascocita

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atascocita. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9988, Longitude: -95.1766     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atascocita 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 Atascocita.

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