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Welcome to Atco ...

Atco is located in McLennan County<1>.

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

Atco is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Atco: (254)

Communities Also Named Atco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Atco - they are located in Georgia, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Atco ...

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

  • Waco [McLennan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waco
    • Waco [McLennan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
    • Estimated population for 2018: 138,183 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waco
  • Hewitt [McLennan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hewitt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hewitt
    • Hewitt [McLennan County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Atco
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,855 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hewitt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hewitt
  • Robinson [McLennan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robinson
    • Robinson [McLennan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Atco
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,784 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robinson
  • Bellmead [McLennan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellmead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellmead
    • Bellmead [McLennan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellmead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellmead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lacy-Lakeview [McLennan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lacy-Lakeview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lacy-Lakeview
      • Lacy-Lakeview [McLennan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,693 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lacy-Lakeview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lacy-Lakeview
    • McGregor [McLennan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McGregor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McGregor
      • McGregor [McLennan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Atco
      • Estimated population for 2018: 5,209 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGregor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McGregor
    • Troy [Bell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
      • Troy [Bell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Atco
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,997 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy
    • Beverly Hills [McLennan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly Hills
      • Beverly Hills [McLennan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,992 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly Hills
    • Lorena [McLennan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lorena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lorena
      • Lorena [McLennan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Atco
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,767 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lorena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lorena
    • Northcrest [McLennan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northcrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northcrest
      • Northcrest [McLennan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northcrest

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atco ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About McLennan County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McLennan County: www.co.mclennan.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 McLennan, 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 Atco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Atco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4799, Longitude: -97.2453       In this case, the coordinates for Atco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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