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Star, Texas
(Mills County)

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The location of Star

Welcome to Star ...

Star is located in Mills County.

The location of Star has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Star is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Star: (325)

The ZIP code for Star: 76880<3>

Communities Also Named Star ...

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

Beyond Texas, there are 29 communities that are also named Star - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana (3), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Star. 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 Star. 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 Star.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Star ...

Looking for more information about Star? 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 Star, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Star.

Communities near Star ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hamilton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Star

Located in Hamilton County

Goldthwaite   [Map]

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

Lometa   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Star

Located in Lampasas County

Evant   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Star

Located in Coryell County

Center City   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Star

Ohio   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Star

Located in Hamilton County

Pottsville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Star

Located in Hamilton County

Bozar   [Map]

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

Izoro   [Map]

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

Located in Lampasas County

Priddy   [Map]

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Star - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Star). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Star or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Star) 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 Star. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Star

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Star. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4685, Longitude: -98.3161     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Star have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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