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Oakland Estates, Alabama

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Welcome to Oakland Estates ...

Oakland Estates is located in Houston County.

A typical abbreviation for Oakland Estates: Oakload Ests.

Oakland Estates is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Oakland Estates lies within the (334) area code.

Communities near Oakland Estates ...

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

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashford   [Map]   2,158   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,988   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   W   18 miles [29 km]
Headland   [Map]   4,736   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,197   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Midland City   [Map]   2,386   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Oakland Estates ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Oakland Estates - they are located in Maryland, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oakland Estates.

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 Oakland Estates. 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 Oakland Estates. 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 Oakland Estates.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Oakland Estates:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakland Estates ...

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

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) Oakland Estates. 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  
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

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







Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakland Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2732, Longitude: -85.3963     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oakland Estates 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 Oakland Estates.

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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 Oakland Estates.



 
 
 

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