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Spade, Texas
(Lamb County)

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The location of Spade

Welcome to Spade ...

Spade is located in Lamb County.

Spade is 3,510 feet [1,070 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Spade is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Spade (for example, toward Causey (NM)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Spade is within the boundaries of the (806) area code.

The ZIP code for Spade: 79369<2>

Communities Also Named Spade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Spade: This one is located in Lamb County and the other is located in Mitchell County.

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

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 Spade. 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 Spade. 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 Spade.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spade ...

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

Communities near Spade ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Littlefield   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Spade

Abernathy   [Map]

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

Located in Hale County

Shallowater   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Spade

Located in Lubbock County

Olton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Spade

Anton   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Spade

Located in Hockley County

Amherst   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Spade

Hart Camp   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Spade

Fieldton   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Spade

Cotton Center   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Spade

Located in Hale County

Roundup   [Map]

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

Located in Hockley County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Lamb County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 Spade). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spade or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9257, Longitude: -102.1539     [Map].

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