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Beamon, Alabama

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Welcome to Beamon ...

Beamon is located in Dale County.

Beamon is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Beamon (for example, toward Fort Gaines (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Beamon is located in the (334) area code.

Communities near Beamon ...

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

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Abbeville   [Map]   2,620   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ariton   [Map]   746   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,529   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   SE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Beamon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Beamon - it's located in Virginia.

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

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 Beamon. 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 Beamon. 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 Beamon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beamon ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Beamon. 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.

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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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Dale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beamon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5191, Longitude: -85.5860     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beamon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Beamon.



 
 
 

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