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New Market, Alabama

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Welcome to New Market ...

New Market is located in Madison County.

New Market is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for New Market: (256) & (938)<2>

The ZIP code for New Market: 35761<3>

Communities near New Market ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2015<5>
Gurley   [Map]   788   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   190,582   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Hytop   [Map]   349   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Moore's Mill   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Paint Rock   [Map]   207   S   18 miles [29 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   414   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Market ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named New Market - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), Tennessee and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Market.

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 New Market. 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 New Market. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for New Market:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Market ...

Looking for more information about New Market? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for New Market, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for New Market.

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) New Market. 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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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
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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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Market. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Market - 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 New Market.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as New Market). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Market or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in New Market. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Market) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for New Market. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Market

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Market. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9101, Longitude: -86.4278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Market have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Market.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for New Market.


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