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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Concord.

This page contains two sections:

How Far From Concord to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Concord to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Concord to:

  • Moulton [Map], which is the Seat of Lawrence County, lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast. If you could walk a straight line from Concord to Moulton, with an average speed<2> of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour, it would take four to five hours to make the trip. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take a little over three hours.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 165 miles [265.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE). Driving, with an average speed of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, would take about three hours, a buggy would take 7 days and walking would take 10 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 650 miles [1,046.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE). Driving would take just over a day, a buggy would take 26 days and walking would take 37 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,530 miles [10,509 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,244 miles [11,658.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,120 miles [8,239.8 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Concord ...

We have found 105 communities that share the name Concord.

Within Alabama, there are 5 communities which are also named Concord. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 100 communities in the United States and Canada - with 103 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other Communities located in Alabama

Communities located beyond Alabama


Other Communities Located In Alabama

Blount County

Our profile page for Concord, Blount County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Blount County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Clay County

Our profile page for Concord, Clay County   [Map]
Distance: About 123 miles [197.9 km] to the Southeast

Fayette County

Our profile page for Concord, Fayette County   [Map]
Distance: About 69 miles [111 km] to the South Southwest

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Concord, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 77 miles [123.9 km] to the South Southeast

Randolph County

Our profile page for Concord, Randolph County   [Map]
Distance: About 147 miles [236.6 km] to the Southeast


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arkansas

Cleburne County

Our profile page for Concord, Cleburne County   [Map]
Distance: About 260 miles [418.4 km] to the West Northwest

Crawford County

Our profile page for Concord, Crawford County   [Map]
Distance: About 390 miles [627.6 km] to the West Northwest

Union County

Our profile page for Concord, Union County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Union County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

California

Contra Costa County

Our profile page for Concord, Contra Costa County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,929 miles [3,104.4 km] to the West Northwest

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Delaware

New Castle County

Our profile page for Concord, New Castle County   [Map]
Distance: About 747 miles [1,202.2 km] to the East Northeast

Sussex County

Our profile page for Concord, Sussex County   [Map]
Distance: About 717 miles [1,153.9 km] to the East Northeast

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Florida

Gadsden County

Our profile page for Concord, Gadsden County   [Map]
Distance: About 321 miles [516.6 km] to the Southeast

Leon County

Our profile page for Concord, Leon County   [Map]
Distance: About 337 miles [542.3 km] to the Southeast

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Georgia

Baker County

Our profile page for Concord, Baker County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Baker County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Calhoun County

Our profile page for Concord, Calhoun County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Calhoun County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Cobb County

Our profile page for Concord, Cobb County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Cobb County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Dawson County

Our profile page for Concord, Dawson County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Dawson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Decatur County

Our profile page for Concord, Decatur County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Decatur County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Forsyth County

Our profile page for Concord, Forsyth County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Forsyth County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Fulton County

Our profile page for Concord, Fulton County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Fulton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Jasper County

Our profile page for Concord, Jasper County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Jasper County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Meriwether County

Our profile page for Concord, Meriwether County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Meriwether County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Pike County

Our profile page for Concord, Pike County   [Map]
Distance: About 199 miles [320.3 km] to the East Southeast

Schley County

Our profile page for Concord, Schley County   [Map]
Distance: About 234 miles [376.6 km] to the Southeast

Sumter County

Our profile page for Concord, Sumter County   [Map]
Distance: About 242 miles [389.5 km] to the Southeast

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Idaho

Idaho County

Our profile page for Concord, Idaho County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,663 miles [2,676.3 km] to the Northwest

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Illinois

Morgan County

Our profile page for Concord, Morgan County   [Map]
Distance: About 398 miles [640.5 km] to the North Northwest

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Indiana

DeKalb County

Our profile page for Concord, DeKalb County   [Map]
Distance: About 488 miles [785.4 km] to the North Northeast

Tippecanoe County

Our profile page for Concord, Tippecanoe County   [Map]
Distance: About 399 miles [642.1 km] to the North

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Iowa

Hancock County

Our profile page for Concord, Hancock County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hancock County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Kansas

Atchison County

Our profile page for Concord, Atchison County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Atchison County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Ottawa County

Our profile page for Concord, Ottawa County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Ottawa County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Sumner County

Our profile page for Concord, Sumner County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Sumner County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Kentucky

Fleming County

Our profile page for Concord, Fleming County   [Map]
Distance: About 331 miles [532.7 km] to the Northeast

Grayson County

Our profile page for Concord, Grayson County   [Map]
Distance: About 216 miles [347.6 km] to the North Northeast

Lewis County

Our profile page for Concord, Lewis County   [Map]
Distance: About 361 miles [581 km] to the Northeast

McCracken County

Our profile page for Concord, McCracken County   [Map]
Distance: About 189 miles [304.2 km] to the North Northwest

Pendleton County

Our profile page for Concord, Pendleton County   [Map]
Distance: About 338 miles [544 km] to the North Northeast

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Louisiana

Jackson Parish

Our profile page for Concord, Jackson Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 328 miles [527.9 km] to the West Southwest

West Carroll Parish

Our profile page for Concord, West Carroll Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 253 miles [407.2 km] to the West Southwest

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Maine

Somerset County

Our profile page for Concord, Somerset County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Somerset County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Maryland

Caroline County

Our profile page for Concord, Caroline County   [Map]
Distance: About 709 miles [1,141 km] to the East Northeast

Cecil County

Our profile page for Concord, Cecil County   [Map]
Distance: About 716 miles [1,152.3 km] to the East Northeast

Frederick County

Our profile page for Concord, Frederick County   [Map]
Distance: About 642 miles [1,033.2 km] to the Northeast

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Massachusetts

Middlesex County

Our profile page for Concord, Middlesex County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,025 miles [1,649.6 km] to the Northeast

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Michigan

Houghton County

Our profile page for Concord, Houghton County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Houghton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Jackson County

Our profile page for Concord, Jackson County   [Map]
Distance: About 549 miles [883.5 km] to the North Northeast

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Minnesota

Dodge County

Our profile page for Concord, Dodge County   [Map]
Distance: About 723 miles [1,163.6 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Union County

Our profile page for Concord, Union County   [Map]
Distance: About 86 miles [138.4 km] to the West

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Missouri

Callaway County

Our profile page for Concord, Callaway County   [Map]
Distance: About 398 miles [640.5 km] to the Northwest

Cape Girardeau County

Our profile page for Concord, Cape Girardeau County   [Map]
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 240 miles [386.2 km] to the North Northwest

Clinton County

Our profile page for Concord, Clinton County
This community is historic.
Although located in Clinton County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Pemiscot County

Our profile page for Concord, Pemiscot County   [Map]
Distance: About 175 miles [281.6 km] to the Northwest

Saint Louis County

Our profile page for Concord, Saint Louis County   [Map]
Distance: About 319 miles [513.4 km] to the North Northwest

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Nebraska

Cass County

Our profile page for Concord, Cass County
This community is historic.
Although located in Cass County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Dixon County

Our profile page for Concord, Dixon County   [Map]
Distance: About 747 miles [1,202.2 km] to the Northwest

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New Hampshire

Merrimack County

Our profile page for Concord, Merrimack County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,041 miles [1,675.3 km] to the Northeast

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New York

Erie County

Our profile page for Concord, Erie County   [Map]
Distance: About 725 miles [1,166.8 km] to the Northeast

Richmond County

Our profile page for Concord, Richmond County   [Map]
Distance: About 842 miles [1,355.1 km] to the East Northeast

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North Carolina

Cabarrus County

Our profile page for Concord, Cabarrus County   [Map]
Distance: About 390 miles [627.6 km] to the East

Caldwell County

Our profile page for Concord, Caldwell County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 354 miles [569.7 km] to the East Northeast

Duplin County

Our profile page for Concord, Duplin County   [Map]
Distance: About 530 miles [853 km] to the East

Person County

Our profile page for Concord, Person County   [Map]
Distance: About 489 miles [787 km] to the East Northeast

Rutherford County

Our profile page for Concord, Rutherford County   [Map]
Distance: About 323 miles [519.8 km] to the East

Sampson County

Our profile page for Concord, Sampson County   [Map]
Distance: About 513 miles [825.6 km] to the East

Yancey County

Our profile page for Concord, Yancey County   [Map]
Distance: About 304 miles [489.2 km] to the East Northeast

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Nova Scotia

Our profile page for Concord   [Map]
Distance: About 1,498 miles [2,410.8 km] to the Northeast

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Ohio

Clermont County

Our profile page for Concord, Clermont County   [Map]
Distance: About 362 miles [582.6 km] to the North Northeast

Darke County

Our profile page for Concord, Darke County   [Map]
Distance: About 414 miles [666.3 km] to the North Northeast

Lake County

Our profile page for Concord, Lake County   [Map]
Distance: About 598 miles [962.4 km] to the North Northeast

Licking County

Our profile page for Concord, Licking County   [Map]
Distance: About 469 miles [754.8 km] to the North Northeast

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Ontario

Our profile page for Concord   [Map]
Distance: About 769 miles [1,237.6 km] to the North Northeast

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Oregon

Clackamas County

Our profile page for Concord, Clackamas County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,988 miles [3,199.4 km] to the West Northwest

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Pennsylvania

Delaware County

Our profile page for Concord, Delaware County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Delaware County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Erie County

Our profile page for Concord, Erie County   [Map]
Distance: About 658 miles [1,058.9 km] to the Northeast

Franklin County

Our profile page for Concord, Franklin County   [Map]
Distance: About 664 miles [1,068.6 km] to the Northeast

Lancaster County

Our profile page for Concord, Lancaster County   [Map]
Distance: About 727 miles [1,170 km] to the Northeast

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South Carolina

Anderson County

Our profile page for Concord, Anderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 273 miles [439.4 km] to the East

York County

Our profile page for Concord, York County   [Map]
Distance: About 364 miles [585.8 km] to the East

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Tennessee

Carroll County

Our profile page for Concord, Carroll County   [Map]
Distance: About 109 miles [175.4 km] to the North Northwest

Gibson County

Our profile page for Concord, Gibson County   [Map]
Distance: About 126 miles [202.8 km] to the Northwest

Humphreys County

Our profile page for Concord, Humphreys County   [Map]
Distance: About 118 miles [189.9 km] to the North

Knox County

Our profile page for Concord, Knox County   [Map]
Distance: About 208 miles [334.7 km] to the East Northeast

Maury County

Our profile page for Concord, Maury County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 80 miles [128.7 km] to the North Northeast

Rhea County

Our profile page for Concord, Rhea County   [Map]
Distance: About 161 miles [259.1 km] to the East Northeast

Rutherford County

Our profile page for Concord, Rutherford County   [Map]
Distance: About 97 miles [156.1 km] to the North Northeast

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Texas

Angelina County

Our profile page for Concord, Angelina County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 459 miles [738.7 km] to the West Southwest

Cherokee County

Our profile page for Concord, Cherokee County   [Map]
Distance: About 469 miles [754.8 km] to the West Southwest

Freestone County

Our profile page for Concord, Freestone County   [Map]
Distance: About 539 miles [867.4 km] to the West Southwest

Hardin County

Our profile page for Concord, Hardin County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hardin County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Hunt County

Our profile page for Concord, Hunt County   [Map]
Distance: About 508 miles [817.5 km] to the West

Johnson County

Our profile page for Concord, Johnson County
Although located in Johnson County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Leon County

Our profile page for Concord, Leon County   [Map]
Distance: About 551 miles [886.7 km] to the West Southwest

Liberty County

Our profile page for Concord, Liberty County
Although located in Liberty County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Madison County

Our profile page for Concord, Madison County
Although located in Madison County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Rusk County

Our profile page for Concord, Rusk County   [Map]
Distance: About 449 miles [722.6 km] to the West Southwest

Upshur County

Our profile page for Concord, Upshur County   [Map]
Distance: About 444 miles [714.5 km] to the West Southwest

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Vermont

Essex County

Our profile page for Concord, Essex County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,071 miles [1,723.6 km] to the Northeast

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Virginia

Brunswick County

Our profile page for Concord, Brunswick County   [Map]
Distance: About 566 miles [910.9 km] to the East Northeast

Campbell County

Our profile page for Concord, Campbell County   [Map]
Distance: About 512 miles [824 km] to the East Northeast

Gloucester County

Our profile page for Concord, Gloucester County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 636 miles [1,023.5 km] to the East Northeast

Stafford County

Our profile page for Concord, Stafford County   [Map]
Distance: About 613 miles [986.5 km] to the East Northeast

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West Virginia

Hampshire County

Our profile page for Concord, Hampshire County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hampshire County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Preston County

Our profile page for Concord, Preston County   [Map]
Distance: About 539 miles [867.4 km] to the Northeast

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Wisconsin

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Concord, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 593 miles [954.3 km] to the North

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Concord. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Concord) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Concord. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5273, Longitude: -87.4539     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Concord have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Concord to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 314.132 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.953 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.346 degrees.

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<7>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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<8>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 Concord, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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