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Pine Ridge, Alabama

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Welcome to Pine Ridge ...

The town of Pine Ridge is located in DeKalb County.

A typical abbreviation for Pine Ridge: Pine Rdg. (or less commonly used: Pine Rdge. or Pine Ridg.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Pine Ridge has a population of 283 people<1> (see below for details).

Pine Ridge is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Pine Ridge: (256) and (938)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Ridge had a population of 282 people. This makes Pine Ridge the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 282 people, the population of Pine Ridge increased 16.05% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 243 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Pine Ridge had an population of 283 people. This is an increase of 0.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.46% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pine Ridge.

Communities near Pine Ridge ...

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

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,802   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,973   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,848   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,023   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,346   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pine Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 45 communities that are also named Pine Ridge - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (3), Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan (3), Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (5), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pine Ridge.

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 Pine Ridge. 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 Pine Ridge. 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 Pine Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pine Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Ridge ...

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

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) Pine Ridge. 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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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 Pine Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for DeKalb County: www.dekalbcountyal.us/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Ridge.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Pine Ridge.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Pine Ridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pine Ridge) 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 Pine Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine Ridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4489, Longitude: -85.7807     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Pine Ridge.



 
 
 

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