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Welcome to Evant ...

The town of Evant is located

Evant is primarily located in Coryell County<1>. A portion of Evant extends into Hamilton County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Evant has a population of 411 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Evant.

The community of Evant is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Evant lies within the (254) area code.

The ZIP code for Evant: 76525<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Evant had an population of 411 people. This is a decrease of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Evant had a population of 426 people. This makes Evant the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 426 people, the population of Evant increased 8.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 393 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Evant.

Communities near Evant ...

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

  • Hamilton [Hamilton County]
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    • Hamilton [Hamilton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Evant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,025 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<7>
  • Ohio [Hamilton County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ohio
    • Ohio [Hamilton County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Evant
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ohio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Slab Crossing [Hamilton County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slab Crossing
    • Slab Crossing [Hamilton County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Evant
  • Bee House [Coryell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bee House
    • Bee House [Coryell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Evant
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Star [Mills County]
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      • Star [Mills County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Evant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Star<7>
    • McGirk [Hamilton County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McGirk
      • McGirk [Hamilton County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Evant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McGirk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Purmela [Coryell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purmela
      • Purmela [Coryell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Evant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purmela have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purmela
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purmela<7>
    • Ireland [Coryell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ireland
      • Ireland [Coryell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Evant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ireland
    • Izoro [Lampasas County]
    • Center City [Mills County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center City
      • Center City [Mills County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Evant
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Center City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Evant ...

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

Adding Evant to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Evant in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Evant was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Evant on our Genealogy Page.

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Coryell, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Evant.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Evant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as Evant). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Evant or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Evant) 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 Evant. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EvantOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Evant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4765, Longitude: -98.1502       In this case, the coordinates for Evant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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