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Welcome to Nelson City ...

Nelson City is located in Hill Country.

Nelson City is located in Kendall County<1>.


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


Nelson City is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Nelson City: (830)

Communities near Nelson City ...

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

  • Boerne
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Fair Oaks Ranch
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fair Oaks Ranch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fair Oaks Ranch
    • Fair Oaks Ranch is located in Bexar County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,345 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fair Oaks Ranch <4>
  • Bandera
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
  • Grey Forest
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grey Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grey Forest
    • Grey Forest is located in Bexar County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 575 people
  • Waring
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
  • Ammans Crossing ‑ Historic
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ammans Crossing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ammans Crossing
    • Ammans Crossing is located in Kendall County
  • Kreutzberg
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kreutzberg
    • Kreutzberg is located in Kendall County
  • Sisterdale
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
  • Comfort
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Comfort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comfort
    • Comfort is located in Kendall County
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Comfort <4>
  • Bergheim
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bergheim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bergheim
    • Bergheim is located in Kendall County
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bergheim <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 Nelson City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nelson City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nelson City ...

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

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

The official website for Kendall County: www.co.kendall.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 Kendall, 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 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 Nelson City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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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