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Soda Springs, Texas
(Caldwell County)

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Welcome to Soda Springs ...

Although we found mention of Soda Springs during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Soda Springs was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Soda Springs to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Soda Springs, please Contact Us.

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

A typical abbreviation for Soda Springs: Soda Spgs. (or less commonly used: Soda Spngs. or Soda Sprngs.)

Soda Springs is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Soda Springs might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that Soda Springs would be found within the (830) area code.

The ZIP code for Soda Springs: 78648<4>

Communities Also Named Soda Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Soda Springs: This one is located in Caldwell County and the other is located in Parker County.

Beyond Texas, there are 12 communities that are also named Soda Springs - they are located in California (5), Colorado (2), Idaho (2), Montana and Nevada.

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

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 Soda Springs. 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 Soda Springs. 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 Soda Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Soda Springs ...

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

Communities near Soda Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lockhart   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Soda Springs

Gonzales   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Soda Springs

Located in Gonzales County

Luling   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Soda Springs

Martindale   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Soda Springs

Uhland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Soda Springs

Located in Hays County

Waelder   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Soda Springs

Located in Gonzales County

City of Staples   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Soda Springs

Located in Guadalupe County

Kingsbury   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Soda Springs

Located in Guadalupe County

Brownsboro   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of Soda Springs

Joliet   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Soda Springs

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Caldwell County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Texas:

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Soda Springs and then turned west". While Soda Springs could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Soda Springs as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Soda Springs could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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

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<4>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 Soda Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Soda Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Soda Springs) 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 Soda Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Soda Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Soda Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.7188, Longitude: -97.5992     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Soda Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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