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Holiday Shores, Alabama
(Tuscaloosa County)

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Welcome to Holiday Shores ...

Holiday Shores is located in Tuscaloosa County.

A typical abbreviation for Holiday Shores: Holiday Shrs.

Holiday Shores is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Holiday Shores is within the (205) area code.

Communities near Holiday Shores ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alberta City   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Berry   [Map]   1,113   N   18 miles [29 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,822   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,648   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coker   [Map]   978   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Holt   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Holiday Shores ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Holiday Shores: This one is located in Tuscaloosa County and the other is located in Marshall County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 6 communities that are also named Holiday Shores - they are located in Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

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 Holiday Shores. 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 Holiday Shores. 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 Holiday Shores.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Holiday Shores ...

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

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) Holiday Shores. 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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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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 Tuscaloosa County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscaloosa County: www.co.tuscaloosa.al.us/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Holiday Shores - 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 that begins in Holiday Shores. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Holiday Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Holiday Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3951, Longitude: -87.5592     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Holiday Shores 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 Holiday Shores.

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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 Holiday Shores.



 
 
 

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