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Welcome to Sparks ...

Sparks is located in Bell County.

Sparks is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Sparks lies within the (254) area code.

Communities Also Named Sparks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Sparks: This one is located in Bell County and the other is located in El Paso County.

Beyond Texas, there are 15 communities that are also named Sparks - they are located in Colorado, Georgia (3), Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon and West Virginia.

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

Websites for Sparks ...

Junior League:   www.jlbellco.org/

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 Sparks. 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 Sparks. 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 Sparks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sparks ...

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

Communities near Sparks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Temple   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the North (N) of Sparks

Harker Heights   [Map]

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

Belton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sparks

Nolanville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sparks

Morgan's Point Resort   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Sparks

Village of Salado   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Sparks

Little River-Academy   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of Sparks

Troy   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Sparks

Bartlett   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sparks

City of Jarrell   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sparks

Located in Williamson County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bell County: www.bellcountytx.com/

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

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- Sparks) 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 Sparks. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sparks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sparks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9282, Longitude: -97.3598     [Map].

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