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Beasley, Alabama
(Calhoun County)

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Welcome to Beasley ...

So far, we have found very little information about Beasley. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Beasley to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Beasley, please Contact Us.

Beasley would have been located within present day Calhoun County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Beasley is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Beasley was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

Beasley would have been located in the (256) and (938)<3> area codes.

Communities near Beasley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Beasley and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2015<5>
Anniston   [Map]   22,347   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,899   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   36,084   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,153   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hokes Bluff   [Map]   4,301   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,222   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Beasley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Beasley: This one is located in Calhoun County and the other is located in Pickens County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 9 communities that are also named Beasley - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee (2) and Texas.

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

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 Beasley. 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 Beasley. 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 Beasley.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Beasley no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Beasley, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beasley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Beasley.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Beasley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beasley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beasley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beasley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beasley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7576, Longitude: -85.9816     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beasley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beasley.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Beasley.


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