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The location of Ridgecrest













Welcome to Ridgecrest ...

Ridgecrest is located in Harris County.

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

Ridgecrest is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Ridgecrest ...

While we believe that this Ridgecrest is located in Harris County, we know of another 4 Texas communities named Ridgecrest. Those communities are located in the following counties: Brazos, Jefferson, Orange and Randall County.

Beyond Texas, there are 22 communities that are also named Ridgecrest - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana (2), Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Utah, Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

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 Ridgecrest. 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 Ridgecrest. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgecrest ...

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

Communities near Ridgecrest ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Houston   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Ridgecrest

Sugar Land   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Ridgecrest

Located in Fort Bend County

Missouri City   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Ridgecrest

Located in Fort Bend County

Katy   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of Ridgecrest

Bellaire   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of Ridgecrest

Stafford   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of Ridgecrest

Located in Fort Bend County

South Houston   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Ridgecrest

Humble   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Ridgecrest

West University Place   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Ridgecrest

Galena Park   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of Ridgecrest

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.tx.us/

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

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ridgecrest - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ridgecrest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgecrest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8066, Longitude: -95.4950     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ridgecrest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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