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Nearest Communities to Springlake, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Springlake, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Springlake:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small town in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Springlake is located in Lamb County.

The following 8 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lamb County: Bailey, Castro, Cochran, Hale, Hockley, Lubbock, Parmer & Swisher.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 83 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Springlake. Of these communities, 67 are located in counties other than Lamb County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Springlake (which is Lamb County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Springlake. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Bailey CountyLubbock County 
Castro CountyParmer County 
Hale CountySwisher County 
Hockley County  


Lamb County     (The county where Springlake resides)
 
County Seat for Lamb:   Littlefield
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamb County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Circle (Unver)     [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Earth     [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Olton     [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fieldton     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cofferville (Unver)     [Map]     S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pleasant Valley (Unver)     [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Amherst     [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hart Camp (Hist)     [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sudan     [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Corry (Unver)     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Littlefield     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Spade     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Friendship (Unver)     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Beck (Unver)     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Bainer (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lums Chapel (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
 
 

Bailey County
 
County Seat for Bailey:   Muleshoe
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bailey County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Fairview (Unver)     [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Circleback (Unver)     [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Muleshoe     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Needmore (Unver)     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Progress (Unver)     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Bula     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Baileyboro (Unver)     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Enochs     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Stegall     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Castro County
 
County Seat for Castro:   Dimmitt
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Castro County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Sunnyside (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dodd (Unver)     [Map]     NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Big Square (Unver)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flagg (Unver)     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hart     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hilburn (Unver)     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mulkey (Unver)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Roy (Unver)     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dimmitt     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Tam Anne (Unver)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Nazareth     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Easter (Unver)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Jumbo (Unver)     [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Arney (Unver)     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Frio (Unver)     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Summerfield     [Map]     N   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Hale County
 
County Seat for Hale:   Plainview
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Mayfield (Unver)     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Halfway (Unver)     [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Edmonson     [Map]     E   23 miles [37 km]
Cotton Center     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hale City (Hist)     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Wright (Unver)     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Boone (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hale Center     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Six Point (Unver)     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wasson (Unver)     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Underwood (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Furguson (Unver)     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Finney (Unver)     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Plainview     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Snyder (Unver)     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Seth Ward     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Happy Union (Unver)     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Abernathy     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lider (Unver)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Hockley County
 
County Seat for Hockley:   Levelland
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hockley County       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Anton     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Oklahoma Flat (Unver)     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pep     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Roundup     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Whitharral     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Pettit (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Lubbock County
 
County Website: www.co.lubbock.tx.us/
County Seat for Lubbock:   Lubbock
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lubbock County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Caldwell (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Parmer County
 
County Seat for Parmer:   Farwell
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Parmer County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lazbuddie     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Clays Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Hub (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Oklahoma Lane (Unver)     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Black (Unver)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Lariat (Unver)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Friona     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Parmerton (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bovina     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wilsey (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Swisher County
 
County Seat for Swisher:   Tulia
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Texas       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Swisher County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Center Plains (Unver)     [Map]     NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lakeview (Unver)     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Kress     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Eunice (Unver)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Tulia     [Map]     NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Kaffir (Unver)     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Springlake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Springlake) 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 Springlake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Springlake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Springlake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2317, Longitude: -102.3058     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Springlake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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