Welcome to Scottsdale ...
Scottsdale is located in Shelby County.
Scottsdale is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Scottsdale lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Scottsdale is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.
We know of 3 communities that are also named Scottsdale. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Scottsdale contains a list of those communities.
Population Details ...
While we we don't have population counts for Scottsdale, we do have some information about the surrounding area on the Census Page for Scottsdale.
Communities near Scottsdale ...
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 driven.<2>.
|Bessemer|| [Map] ||27,289||+0.61%|| NW ||14 miles [22.5 km]|
|Calera|| [Map] ||12,472||+7.33%|| SE ||7 miles [11.3 km]|
|Fairfield|| [Map] ||11,029||+0.79%|| N ||19 miles [30.6 km]|
|Helena|| [Map] ||17,209||+2.48%|| NW ||5 miles [8 km]|
|Homewood|| [Map] ||25,262||+0.38%|| N ||17 miles [27.4 km]|
|Hoover|| [Map] ||83,412||+2.2%|| N ||11 miles [17.7 km]|
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Scottsdale.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We've added two new sections to our Genealogy Helper Page for Scottsdale.
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Scottsdale. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Scottsdale. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Scottsdale. 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.
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.
If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Scottsdale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Shelby County
The Panormaio photo collection might have pictures for the area around Scottsdale:
Need help with your genealogy? These are excellent websites to start with when searching in and around the area of Scottsdale and Shelby County:
We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Scottsdale.