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Buckhorn, Alabama
(Pike County)

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 The location of Buckhorn 

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Welcome to Buckhorn ...

Buckhorn is located in Pike County.

Buckhorn is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Buckhorn lies within the (334) area code.

Communities near Buckhorn ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Buckhorn and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ariton   [Map]   746   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Banks   [Map]   174   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   92   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   E   18 miles [29 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,529   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Buckhorn ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 39 communities that are also named Buckhorn - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).

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

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 Buckhorn. 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 Buckhorn. 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 Buckhorn.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buckhorn ...

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

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) Buckhorn. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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.

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About Pike County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Buckhorn. 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 Buckhorn - 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 Buckhorn. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Buckhorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buckhorn. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8035, Longitude: -85.7605     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Buckhorn 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 Buckhorn.

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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 Buckhorn.



 
 
 

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