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Sherman Oaks, Alabama

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Welcome to Sherman Oaks ...

Sherman Oaks is located in Jefferson County.

When the people of Sherman Oaks refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Sherman Oakie<1>

Sherman Oaks is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Sherman Oaks is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Sherman Oaks ...

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

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Birmingham   [Map]   212,461   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   16,655   W   5 miles [8 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,711   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,708   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,423   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leeds   [Map]   11,936   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sherman Oaks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Sherman Oaks - they are located in California and Florida.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sherman Oaks.

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 Sherman Oaks. 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 Sherman Oaks. 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 Sherman Oaks.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sherman Oaks:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sherman Oaks ...

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

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) Sherman Oaks. 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
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Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
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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Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Sherman Oaks refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Sherman Oaks may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sherman Oaks. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6368, Longitude: -86.5889     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sherman Oaks 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 Sherman Oaks.

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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 Sherman Oaks.



 
 
 

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