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Atwell, Texas

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Welcome to Atwell ...

Atwell is located in Callahan County.

Atwell is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Atwell ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Atwell and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Baird   [Map]   1,513   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Belle Plain - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Carbon   [Map]   267   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cisco   [Map]   3,804   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cross Plains   [Map]   986   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Moran   [Map]   267   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Atwell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Atwell - they are located in Georgia, Missouri, New York and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atwell. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atwell. 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 Atwell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwell ...

Looking for more information about Atwell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Atwell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Atwell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Atwell.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Atwell. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Callahan County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atwell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Atwell. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atwell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2612, Longitude: -99.1342     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atwell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atwell.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Atwell.