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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Elder during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.




When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Elder, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Elder   [Clay County (AL)]   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Elder. In this case, we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page for Elder.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.

 

  Elder



  Jacksonville (AL)     Munford (AL)  
  Ohatchee (AL)     Ranburne (AL)  
  Alexandria (AL)     Delta (AL)  
  Ragland (AL)     Talladega (AL)  
  Anniston (AL)     Woodland (AL)  
  Heflin (AL)     Alpine (AL)  
  Riverside (AL)     Lineville (AL)  
  Eastaboga (AL)     Wedowee (AL)  
  Oxford (AL)     Cragford (AL)  
  Pell City (AL)     Roanoke (AL)  
  Lincoln (AL)     Wadley (AL)  
  Cropwell (AL)     Goodwater (AL)  
  Bowdon (GA)     Daviston (AL)  
   

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Elder - within 50 miles [80.5 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 76 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Elder
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages
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Alexander City   [Tallapoosa County]

38 miles [61.2 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of Elder

Population: 14,718

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Alexander City

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Alexander City

LaFayette   [Chambers County]

44 miles [70.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Elder

Population: 2,990

TripAdvisor Tourism page for LaFayette

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  LaFayette

Alexandria   [Calhoun County]

22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Alexandria

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Alexandria

Leeds   [Jefferson County]

45 miles [72.4 km] to the West (W) of Elder

Population: 11,936

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Leeds

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Leeds

Alpine   [Talladega County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Alpine

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Alpine

Leesburg   [Cherokee County]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the North (N) of Elder

Population: 1,014

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Leesburg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Leesburg

Alton   [Jefferson County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the West (W) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Alton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Alton

Lincoln   [Talladega County]

22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 6,524

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lincoln

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Lincoln

Altoona   [Etowah County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elder

Population: 924

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Altoona

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Altoona

Lineville   [Clay County]

10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Elder

Population: 2,319

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Lineville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Lineville

Anderson   [Cherokee County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the North (N) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Anderson

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Anderson

Margaret   [Saint Clair County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 4,554

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Margaret

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Margaret

Anniston   [Calhoun County]

14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Elder

Population: 22,347

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Anniston

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Anniston

Moody   [Saint Clair County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 12,593

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Moody

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Moody

Ashville   [Saint Clair County]

38 miles [61.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elder

Population: 2,256

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ashville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ashville

Mount Zion   [Carroll County (GA)]

35 miles [56.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Elder

Population: 1,737

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Mount Zion

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Mount Zion

Attalla   [Etowah County]

41 miles [66 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 5,899

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Attalla

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Attalla

Munford   [Talladega County]

11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 1,259

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Munford

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Munford

Bowdon Junction   [Carroll County (GA)]

38 miles [61.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bowdon Junction

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Bowdon Junction

Odenville   [Saint Clair County]

39 miles [62.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 3,695

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Odenville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Odenville

Bowdon   [Carroll County (GA)]

30 miles [48.3 km] to the East (E) of Elder

Population: 2,072

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bowdon

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Bowdon

Ohatchee   [Calhoun County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 1,146

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ohatchee

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ohatchee

Bremen   [Haralson County (GA)]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Elder

Population: 6,355

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Bremen

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Bremen

Oxford   [Calhoun County]

11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 21,249

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Oxford

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Oxford

Buchanan   [Haralson County (GA)]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elder

Population: 1,156

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Buchanan

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Buchanan

Pell City   [Saint Clair County]

30 miles [48.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 13,646

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Pell City

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Pell City

Camp Hill   [Tallapoosa County]

46 miles [74 km] to the South (S) of Elder

Population: 981

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Camp Hill

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Camp Hill

Piedmont   [Calhoun County]

33 miles [53.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Elder

Population: 4,714

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Piedmont

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Piedmont

Carrollton   [Carroll County (GA)]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the East (E) of Elder

Population: 26,203

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Carrollton

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Carrollton

Ragland   [Saint Clair County]

29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elder

Population: 1,682

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ragland

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ragland

Cedartown   [Polk County (GA)]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elder

Population: 9,841

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Cedartown

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Cedartown

Rainbow City   [Etowah County]

37 miles [59.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 9,580

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Rainbow City

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Rainbow City

Centre   [Cherokee County]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the North (N) of Elder

Population: 3,570

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Centre

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Centre

Ranburne   [Cleburne County]

25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of Elder

Population: 409

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Ranburne

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Ranburne

Chelsea   [Shelby County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the West (W) of Elder

Population: 12,059

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Chelsea

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Riverside   [Saint Clair County]

27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 2,300

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Riverside

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Riverside

Childersburg   [Talladega County]

35 miles [56.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Elder

Population: 5,046

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Childersburg

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Childersburg

Roanoke   [Randolph County]

31 miles [49.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Elder

Population: 6,005

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Roanoke

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Roanoke

Clay   [Jefferson County]

50 miles [80.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 9,655

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Clay

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Clay

Rockford   [Coosa County]

46 miles [74 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elder

Population: 449

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Rockford

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Rockford

Cragford   [Clay County]

15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Cragford

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Cragford

Roopville   [Carroll County (GA)]

36 miles [57.9 km] to the East (E) of Elder

Population: 225

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Roopville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Roopville

Cropwell   [Saint Clair County]

29 miles [46.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Cropwell

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Cropwell

Southside   [Etowah County]

33 miles [53.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 8,572

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Southside

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Dadeville   [Tallapoosa County]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the South (S) of Elder

Population: 3,150

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Dadeville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Dadeville

Springville   [Saint Clair County]

45 miles [72.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 4,198

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Springville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Springville

Daviston   [Tallapoosa County]

28 miles [45.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Elder

Population: 210

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Daviston

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Daviston

Steele   [Saint Clair County]

41 miles [66 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elder

Population: 1,078

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Steele

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Steele

Delta   [Clay County]

4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Delta

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Delta

Sterrett   [Shelby County]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the West (W) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sterrett

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Sterrett

Eastaboga   [Calhoun County]

17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Eastaboga

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Eastaboga

Sylacauga   [Talladega County]

34 miles [54.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Elder

Population: 12,657

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Sylacauga

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Esom Hill   [Polk County (GA)]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Esom Hill

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Talladega   [Talladega County]

18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Elder

Population: 15,709

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Talladega

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Felton   [Haralson County (GA)]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Felton

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Tallapoosa   [Haralson County (GA)]

33 miles [53.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elder

Population: 3,171

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Tallapoosa

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Tallapoosa

Franklin   [Heard County (GA)]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Elder

Population: 969

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Franklin

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Temple   [Carroll County (GA)]

46 miles [74 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Elder

Population: 4,313

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Temple

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Temple

Gadsden   [Etowah County]

40 miles [64.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 36,084

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Gadsden

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Trussville   [Jefferson County]

48 miles [77.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of Elder

Population: 21,023

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Trussville

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Trussville

Glencoe   [Etowah County]

34 miles [54.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of Elder

Population: 5,153

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Glencoe

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Glencoe

Vandiver   [Shelby County]

42 miles [67.6 km] to the West (W) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vandiver

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Vandiver

Glenn   [Heard County (GA)]

39 miles [62.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Elder

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Glenn

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Glenn

Vincent   [Shelby County]

37 miles [59.5 km] to the West (W) of Elder

Population: 2,120

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Vincent

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Goodwater   [Coosa County]

31 miles [49.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of Elder

Population: 1,343

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Goodwater

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Waco   [Haralson County (GA)]

37 miles [59.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of Elder

Population: 518

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Waco

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Harpersville   [Shelby County]

39 miles [62.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Elder

Population: 1,681

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Harpersville

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Wadley   [Randolph County]

26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of Elder

Population: 738

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wadley

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Heflin   [Cleburne County]

17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Elder

Population: 3,499

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Heflin

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Wedowee   [Randolph County]

19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Elder

Population: 809

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Hokes Bluff   [Etowah County]

36 miles [57.9 km] to the North (N) of Elder

Population: 4,301

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Whitesburg   [Carroll County (GA)]

49 miles [78.9 km] to the East (E) of Elder

Population: 596

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Whitesburg

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Jacksons' Gap   [Tallapoosa County]

39 miles [62.8 km] to the South (S) of Elder

Population: 802

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Jacksons' Gap

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Wilsonville   [Shelby County]

43 miles [69.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of Elder

Population: 1,980

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wilsonville

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Jacksonville   [Calhoun County]

24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of Elder

Population: 12,222

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Woodland   [Randolph County]

22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of Elder

Population: 183

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Elder and then turned west". While Elder could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Elder as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

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 Elder could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. 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.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alabama community named Elder.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Elder. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elder) 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 Elder. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elder

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elder. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4601, Longitude: -85.7722     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Elder have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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