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Plant City, Alabama

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Welcome to Plant City ...

Plant City is located in Chambers County.

Plant City is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Plant City: (334)

Communities near Plant City ...

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

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cusseta   [Map]   124   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Five Points   [Map]   142   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   2,990   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Opelika   [Map]   29,527   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,464   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hamilton (GA)   [Map]   1,158   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Plant City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Plant City - it's located in Florida.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Plant City.

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 Plant City. 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 Plant City. 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 Plant City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Plant City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plant City ...

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

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) Plant City. 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
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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 Chambers County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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







Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plant City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8532, Longitude: -85.1908     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Plant City 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 Plant City.

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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 Plant City.



 
 
 

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