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Welcome to Fog Town ...

Fog Town is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Fog Town is located in Houston County<1>.

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

Fog Town is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Fog Town: (936)

Communities near Fog Town ...

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

  • Crockett [Houston County]
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    • Crockett [Houston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Fog Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crockett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crockett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crockett<5>
  • Groveton [Trinity County]
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    • Groveton [Trinity County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Fog Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,030 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groveton<5>
  • Wells [Cherokee County]
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    • Wells [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Fog Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 781 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<5>
  • Kennard [Houston County]
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    • Kennard [Houston County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Fog Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennard<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Center Point [Trinity County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Point
      • Center Point [Trinity County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Fog Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Center Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Centralia [Trinity County]
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      • Centralia [Trinity County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Fog Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centralia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centralia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centralia<5>
    • Harrison Town [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison Town
      • Harrison Town [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Fog Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrison Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison Town
    • Tadmor [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tadmor
      • Tadmor [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Fog Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tadmor
    • Hickory Creek [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Creek
      • Hickory Creek [Houston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Fog Town
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Creek
    • Pennington [Trinity County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennington
      • Pennington [Trinity County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Fog Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennington<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fog Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Houston County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fog Town. 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 Houston, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fog Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fog Town) 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 Fog Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fog TownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fog Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3352, Longitude: -95.1308       In this case, the coordinates for Fog Town have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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