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Flat Prairie, Texas
(Fannin County)

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The location of Flat Prairie









Welcome to Flat Prairie ...

Flat Prairie is located in Fannin County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Flat Prairie: Flat Pr.

Flat Prairie is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Flat Prairie: (903) and (430)<3>

Communities near Flat Prairie ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Flat Prairie and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bonham   [Map]   10,193   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Celeste   [Map]   872   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Commerce   [Map]   9,145   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cooper   [Map]   1,968   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dodd City   [Map]   377   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ector   [Map]   708   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Flat Prairie ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Flat Prairie: This one is located in Fannin County and the other is located in Trinity County.

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

See 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 Flat Prairie. 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 Flat Prairie. 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 Flat Prairie.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flat Prairie ...

Looking for more information about Flat Prairie? 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.

Looking for more information about Flat Prairie? 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.

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

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

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 Flat Prairie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Flat Prairie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flat Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4626, Longitude: -95.9783     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Flat Prairie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Flat Prairie.

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