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Speaks, Texas

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The location of Speaks

Welcome to Speaks ...

Speaks is located in Lavaca County.

Speaks is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Speaks is within the boundaries of the (361) area code.

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 Speaks. 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 Speaks. 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 Speaks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Speaks ...

Looking for more information about Speaks? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Speaks, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Speaks.

Communities near Speaks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hallettsville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Speaks

Ganado   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Speaks

Located in Jackson County

Provident City   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Speaks

Located in Colorado County

Morales   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Speaks

Located in Jackson County

Sheridan   [Map]

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

Located in Colorado County

Sublime   [Map]

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

Hope   [Map]

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

Rock Island   [Map]

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

Located in Colorado County

Edna   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of Speaks

Located in Jackson County

Louise   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Speaks

Located in Wharton County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lavaca County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Speaks. 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 Speaks - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Speaks) 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 Speaks. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Speaks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Speaks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.2629, Longitude: -96.7009     [Map].

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