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Fate, Texas

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The location of Fate

Welcome to Fate ...

The city of Fate is located in Rockwall County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Fate has a population of 14,206 people<2> (see below for details).

Fate is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fate is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (214), (469)<4> & (972).

The ZIP code for Fate: 75132<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fate had a population of 6,357 people (which is 8.11% of the total population of Rockwall County). This makes Fate the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Fate represents 0.03% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,357 people, the population of Fate increased 1,179.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 497 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Fate had an population of 14,206 people. This is an increase of 123.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2,758.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

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 Fate. 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 Fate. 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 Fate.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fate ...

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

Communities near Fate ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Garland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the West (W) of Fate

Located in Dallas County

Mesquite   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Fate

Located in Dallas County

Richardson   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Fate

Located in Dallas County

Rowlett   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Fate

Located in Dallas County

Wylie   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Fate

Located in Collin County

Greenville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Fate

Located in Hunt County

Sachse   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Fate

Located in Dallas County

Forney   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Fate

Located in Kaufman County

Murphy   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Fate

Located in Collin County

Terrell   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fate

Located in Kaufman County

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

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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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fate.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fate - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Fate, area code (469, 972) is an overlay.
<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 city (such as Fate). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fate 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fate) 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 Fate. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fate

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fate. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9393, Longitude: -96.3865     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fate have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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