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New Sharon, Alabama

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Welcome to New Sharon ...

New Sharon is located in Madison County.

New Sharon is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for New Sharon: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near New Sharon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from New Sharon and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   1,357   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Elkmont   [Map]   466   W   18 miles [29 km]
Hazel Green   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   190,582   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Meridianville   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Sharon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named New Sharon - they are located in Iowa, Kansas, Maine and New Jersey (3).

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

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 Sharon. 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 Sharon. 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 Sharon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Sharon ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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 Sharon. 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
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Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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







Footnotes ...

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from New Sharon. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Sharon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Sharon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9473, Longitude: -86.6417     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Sharon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Sharon.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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



 
 
 

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