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Welcome to Magic City ...

Magic City is located in the Texas Panhandle.

Magic City is located in Wheeler County<1>.

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

Magic City is 2,400 feet [732 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Magic City is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Magic City lies within the (806) area code.

Communities Also Named Magic City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Magic City - it's located in Idaho.

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

Communities near Magic City ...

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

  • Shamrock [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamrock
    • Shamrock [Wheeler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Magic City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,720 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shamrock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamrock<5>
  • Wheeler [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeler
    • Wheeler [Wheeler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Magic City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,456 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeler<5>
  • McLean [Gray County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLean
    • McLean [Gray County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Magic City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 742 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLean have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLean
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McLean<5>
  • Mobeetie [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobeetie
    • Mobeetie [Wheeler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Magic City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobeetie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobeetie<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Twitty [Wheeler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twitty
      • Twitty [Wheeler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Magic City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twitty
    • Briscoe [Wheeler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Briscoe
      • Briscoe [Wheeler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Magic City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Briscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briscoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Briscoe<5>
    • Zybach [Wheeler County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zybach
      • Zybach [Wheeler County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Magic City
    • Samnorwood [Collingsworth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Samnorwood
      • Samnorwood [Collingsworth County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the south of Magic City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Samnorwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Samnorwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Samnorwood<5>
    • Alanreed [Gray County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alanreed
      • Alanreed [Gray County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Magic City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alanreed have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alanreed
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alanreed<5>
    • Wesco [Gray County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wesco
      • Wesco [Gray County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Magic City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesco

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Magic City ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Magic City. 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 Wheeler, 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 Magic City - 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- Magic City) 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 Magic City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Magic CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Magic City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3575, Longitude: -100.3785       In this case, the coordinates for Magic City 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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