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Chinati, Texas
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Texas
County Presidio
Elevation 2,694 ft (821 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 79843
Area code 432
GNIS feature ID 2034438, 1376906

Chinati is an unincorporated community in Presidio County, Texas, United States. It is named after the surrounding Chinati Mountain Range. The word "chinati" derives from the Apache word ch'íná'itíh, which means gate or mountain pass.


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