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Asia, Texas
Asia, Texas is located in Texas
Asia, Texas
Asia, Texas
Asia, Texas is located in the US
Asia, Texas
Asia, Texas
Coordinates: 30°59′54″N 94°52′10″W / 30.99833°N 94.86944°W / 30.99833; -94.86944
ASIA TEXAS Latitude and Longitude:

30°59′54″N 94°52′10″W / 30.99833°N 94.86944°W / 30.99833; -94.86944
CountryUnited States
State Texas
County Polk
Elevation
253 ft (77 m)
Time zone UTC-6 ( Central (CST))
 • Summer ( DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 936
GNIS feature ID2034867 [1]

Asia is an unincorporated community in Polk County, Texas, United States. [1] [2]

The community is located north of U.S. Route 287 and is two miles west of Corrigan, Texas. James Standley, who was a Mexican–American War veteran, founded the community, in 1859. [3]

Notes

  1. ^ a b "Asia, Texas". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Texas Department of Transportation-Polk County
  3. ^ Texas State Historical Association-Asia, Texas