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Retreat, Texas
(Navarro County)

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The location of Retreat

Welcome to Retreat ...

The town of Retreat is located in Navarro County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Retreat has a population of 379 people<2> (see below for details).

Retreat is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Retreat had a population of 377 people. This makes Retreat the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 377 people, the population of Retreat increased 11.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 339 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Retreat had an population of 379 people. This is an increase of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.8% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Retreat.

Communities near Retreat ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Alma   [Map]   378   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Angus   [Map]   417   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bardwell   [Map]   689   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Blooming Grove   [Map]   831   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dawson   [Map]   793   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Frost   [Map]   640   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Retreat.

Communities Also Named Retreat ...

While we believe that this Retreat is located in Navarro County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Retreat. Those communities are located in the following counties: Grimes and Hill County.

Beyond Texas, there are 15 communities that are also named Retreat - they are located in California, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Retreat. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Retreat. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Retreat.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Retreat:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Retreat ...

Looking for more information about Retreat? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Navarro County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Retreat.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Retreat - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Retreat) 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 Retreat. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Retreat

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Retreat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0505, Longitude: -96.4788     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Retreat have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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