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Abernathy, Alabama
(Cleburne County)

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The location of Abernathy

Welcome to Abernathy ...

Abernathy is located in Cleburne County.

The location of Abernathy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Abernathy is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: While Abernathy is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Abernathy: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Abernathy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Abernathy and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Heflin   [Map]   3,425   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ranburne   [Map]   404   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bowdon (GA)   [Map]   2,099   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bremen (GA)   [Map]   6,428   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Buchanan (GA)   [Map]   1,158   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carrollton (GA)   [Map]   26,815   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Abernathy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Abernathy: This one is located in Cleburne County and the other is located in Calhoun County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 5 communities that are also named Abernathy - they are located in Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abernathy. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abernathy. 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 Abernathy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abernathy ...

Looking for more information about Abernathy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Abernathy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abernathy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abernathy.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Cleburne County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abernathy - 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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abernathy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abernathy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6507, Longitude: -85.4075     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Abernathy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abernathy.

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