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Welcome to Francitas ...

Francitas is located in Jackson County.

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

Francitas is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Francitas is located in the (361) area code.

The ZIP code for Francitas: 77961<3>

Communities near Francitas ...

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

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    • Palacios [Matagorda County]

      • Palacios [Matagorda County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Francitas
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    • Ganado [Jackson County]

      • Ganado [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Francitas
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    • Point Comfort [Calhoun County]

      • Point Comfort [Calhoun County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Francitas
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    • La Ward [Jackson County]

      • La Ward [Jackson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Francitas
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    • Blessing [Matagorda County]

      • Blessing [Matagorda County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Francitas
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    • Midfield [Matagorda County]

      • Midfield [Matagorda County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Francitas
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    • Weedhaven [Jackson County]

      • Weedhaven [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Francitas
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    • Elmaton [Matagorda County]

      • Elmaton [Matagorda County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Francitas
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    • Lolita [Jackson County]

      • Lolita [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Francitas
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    • Collegeport [Matagorda County]

      • Collegeport [Matagorda County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Francitas
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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 Francitas. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Francitas.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Francitas ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Francitas. 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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Francitas - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Francitas). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Francitas or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Francitas) 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 Francitas. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Francitas

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Francitas. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.8597, Longitude: -96.3386       In this case, the coordinates for Francitas have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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