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Colman Ferry, Alabama

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Welcome to Colman Ferry ...

Colman Ferry is located in Talladega County.

Colman Ferry is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Colman Ferry ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Colman Ferry and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Argo   [Map]   4,196   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ashville   [Map]   2,256   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   6,524   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Margaret   [Map]   4,554   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Moody   [Map]   12,593   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Odenville   [Map]   3,695   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Colman Ferry. 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 Colman Ferry. 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 Colman Ferry.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colman Ferry ...

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

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) Colman Ferry. 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colman Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6034, Longitude: -86.1964     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Colman Ferry 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 Colman Ferry.

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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 Colman Ferry.



 
 
 

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