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Cedar Point, Alabama
(Madison County)

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Welcome to Cedar Point ...

Cedar Point is located in Madison County.

A typical abbreviation for Cedar Point: Cedar Pt.

Cedar Point is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Cedar Point: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near Cedar Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cedar Point and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Grant   [Map]   903   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gurley   [Map]   788   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   190,582   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,800   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,785   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cedar Point ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 31 communities that are also named Cedar Point - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Mississippi (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas (3) and Virginia (4).

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

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 Cedar Point. 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 Cedar Point. 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 Cedar Point.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar Point ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Cedar Point. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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







Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Cedar Point.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Cedar Point. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cedar Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5995, Longitude: -86.3403     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cedar Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cedar Point.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cedar Point.



 
 
 

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