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Welcome to Crosby ...

Crosby is located in Harris County.

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

Crosby is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area Codes for Crosby: (281)<3>, (713) & (832)

The ZIP code for Crosby: 77532<4>

Communities Also Named Crosby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Crosby - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Crosby. 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 Crosby. 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 Crosby.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crosby ...

Looking for more information about Crosby? 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 Crosby, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crosby.

Communities near Crosby ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Pasadena   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the South (S) of Crosby

Baytown   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Crosby

La Porte   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Crosby

Deer Park   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Crosby

South Houston   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Crosby

Humble   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Crosby

Galena Park   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Crosby

Jacinto City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Crosby

Liberty   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Crosby

Located in Liberty County

Dayton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Crosby

Located in Liberty County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crosby. 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 Crosby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Crosby, area code (281, 832) is an overlay.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Crosby). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crosby or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Crosby) 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 Crosby. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crosby

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crosby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9119, Longitude: -95.0622     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crosby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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