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Welcome to Crisp ...

Crisp is located in Ellis County.

Crisp is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Crisp: (972)

Communities near Crisp ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Crandall   [Map]   3,329   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ennis   [Map]   19,221   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Ferris   [Map]   2,573   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Glenn Heights   [Map]   12,336   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hutchins   [Map]   5,639   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   38,867   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Crisp ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Crisp - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri (2), New Mexico, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah and West Virginia.

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

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 Crisp. 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 Crisp. 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 Crisp.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crisp ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Crisp. 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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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Ellis County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ellis County: www.co.ellis.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crisp - 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' distance that begins in Crisp. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crisp) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crisp. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3980, Longitude: -96.5815     [Map].

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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 Crisp.

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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 Crisp.