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Welcome to Tadmor ...

Tadmor is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Tadmor is located in Houston County<1>.

Tadmor is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Tadmor is located in the (936) area code.

Communities Also Named Tadmor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Tadmor - they are located in Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Tadmor ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tadmor.

  • Crockett [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crockett
    • Crockett [Houston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Tadmor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crockett have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crockett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crockett<5>
  • Grapeland [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grapeland
    • Grapeland [Houston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Tadmor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,429 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grapeland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grapeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grapeland<5>
  • Alto [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto
    • Alto [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Tadmor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alto have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<5>
  • Wells [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wells
    • Wells [Cherokee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Tadmor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 781 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennard [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennard
      • Kennard [Houston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Tadmor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennard<5>
    • Latexo [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latexo
      • Latexo [Houston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Tadmor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Latexo have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latexo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latexo<5>
    • Belott [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belott
      • Belott [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Tadmor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belott
    • Bluff City [Houston County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluff City
      • Bluff City [Houston County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Tadmor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluff City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Fog Town [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fog Town
      • Fog Town [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Tadmor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fog Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fog Town
    • Hickory Creek [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Creek
      • Hickory Creek [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Tadmor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Creek

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tadmor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tadmor.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tadmor. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Tadmor.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tadmor. See our Newspapers Page for Tadmor.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tadmor ...

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

Adding Tadmor to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Tadmor in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Tadmor was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Tadmor on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Tadmor on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Houston County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Houston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tadmor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tadmor) 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 Tadmor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TadmorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tadmor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4292, Longitude: -95.1759    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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