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Welcome to Smyrna ...

Smyrna is located in Rains County.

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

Smyrna is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Smyrna: (903) and (430)<3>

Communities Also Named Smyrna ...

While we believe that this Smyrna is located in Rains County, we know of another 3 Texas communities named Smyrna. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cass, Harrison and Montague County.

Beyond Texas, there are 37 communities that are also named Smyrna - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (4), California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (5), Virginia and Washington.

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

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 Smyrna. 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 Smyrna. 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 Smyrna.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smyrna ...

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

Communities near Smyrna ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Wills Point   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Smyrna

Located in Van Zandt County

Grand Saline   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Smyrna

Located in Van Zandt County

West Tawakoni   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Smyrna

Located in Hunt County

Quinlan   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Smyrna

Located in Hunt County

Edgewood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Smyrna

Located in Van Zandt County

Emory   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Smyrna

East Tawakoni   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smyrna

Point   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smyrna

Cumby   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Smyrna

Located in Hopkins County

Lone Oak   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Smyrna

Located in Hunt County

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

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

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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smyrna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smyrna) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smyrna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8490, Longitude: -95.8219     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smyrna have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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