A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Third Crossing, Texas
(Uvalde County)

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other TX

The location of Third Crossing

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
Click here for an interactive map for
Third Crossing
and the surrounding area.
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
The Commemorative Quarter for Texas

Welcome to Third Crossing ...

Third Crossing is located in Uvalde County.

A typical abbreviation for Third Crossing: Third Xing.

Third Crossing is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Third Crossing: (830)

Communities near Third Crossing ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Third Crossing and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Barksdale   [Map]   ---   NW   23 miles [37 km]
Camp Wood   [Map]   716   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Knippa   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Leakey   [Map]   433   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rio Frio   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sabinal   [Map]   1,709   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Third Crossing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Third Crossing: This one is located in Uvalde County and the other is located in Comal County.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Third Crossing. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Third Crossing. 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 Third Crossing.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Third Crossing ...

Looking for more information about Third Crossing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Third Crossing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Third Crossing, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Third Crossing.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Third Crossing. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Texas Community

About Uvalde County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Uvalde County:

The official website for State of Texas:

Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Third Crossing. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Third Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Third Crossing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5363, Longitude: -99.7134     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Third Crossing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Third Crossing.

- Return to Citation

<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation

For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Third Crossing.