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Welcome to Kittrell ...

Kittrell is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Kittrell is located in Walker County<1>.

Kittrell is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Kittrell lies within the (936) area code.

Communities Also Named Kittrell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Kittrell - they are located in Mississippi (2), North Carolina and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Kittrell ...

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

  • Huntsville [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntsville
    • Huntsville [Walker County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Kittrell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,392 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<4>
  • Trinity [Trinity County]
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    • Trinity [Trinity County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Kittrell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,800 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<4>
  • Lovelady [Houston County]
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    • Lovelady [Houston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Kittrell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 623 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lovelady have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovelady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovelady<4>
  • Riverside [Walker County]
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    • Riverside [Walker County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Kittrell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverside have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverside<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Midway [Madison County]
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      • Midway [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Kittrell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 238 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midway<4>
    • Oakhurst [San Jacinto County]
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      • Oakhurst [San Jacinto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Kittrell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakhurst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakhurst<4>
    • Mill Town [Trinity County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Town
      • Mill Town [Trinity County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Kittrell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Town
    • Glendale [Trinity County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendale
      • Glendale [Trinity County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Kittrell
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale
    • Holly [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly
      • Holly [Houston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Kittrell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly
    • Dodge [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodge
      • Dodge [Walker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Kittrell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dodge<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kittrell ...

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

Adding Kittrell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Kittrell 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 Kittrell was on a map titled Map of Texas (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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About Walker County

About Texas

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

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Walker, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kittrell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Kittrell) 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 Kittrell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KittrellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kittrell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9654, Longitude: -95.4965    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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