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Welcome to Pollok ...

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

Pollok is located in Angelina County<1>.

Pollok is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Pollok: (936)

The ZIP code for Pollok: 75969<3>

Communities Also Named Pollok ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Pollok - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near Pollok ...

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

  • Lufkin [Angelina County]
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    • Lufkin [Angelina County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Pollok
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,955 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lufkin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lufkin<5>
  • Nacogdoches [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nacogdoches
    • Nacogdoches [Nacogdoches County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Pollok
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,461 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nacogdoches
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nacogdoches<5>
  • Hudson [Angelina County]
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    • Hudson [Angelina County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Pollok
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
  • Diboll [Angelina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diboll
    • Diboll [Angelina County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Pollok
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diboll
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diboll<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alto [Cherokee County]
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      • Alto [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Pollok
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,239 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alto have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<5>
    • Wells [Cherokee County]
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      • Wells [Cherokee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Pollok
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<5>
    • Burke [Angelina County]
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      • Burke [Angelina County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Pollok
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 727 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burke
    • Kennard [Houston County]
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      • Kennard [Houston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Pollok
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennard<5>
    • Redtown [Angelina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redtown
      • Redtown [Angelina County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Pollok
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redtown
    • Clawson [Angelina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clawson
      • Clawson [Angelina County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Pollok
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clawson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clawson

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pollok ...

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

Adding Pollok to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pollok 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 Pollok was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Pollok on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

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

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

The official website for Angelina County: www.angelinacounty.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Angelina, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pollok - 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 Pollok). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pollok 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pollok) 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 Pollok. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PollokOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pollok. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4471, Longitude: -94.8712    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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