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Welcome to Adamsburg ...

Adamsburg is located in DeKalb County<1>.

The location of Adamsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Adamsburg was established in 1902.

Adamsburg is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Adamsburg: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Adamsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Adamsburg - they are located in Missouri, Pennsylvania and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Adamsburg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adamsburg.

  • Fort Payne [DeKalb County]
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    • Fort Payne [DeKalb County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Adamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,987 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Payne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Payne<6>
  • Rainsville [DeKalb County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainsville
    • Rainsville [DeKalb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Adamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainsville<6>
  • Summerville [Chattooga County]
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    • Summerville [Chattooga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Adamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,294 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerville<6>
  • Centre [Cherokee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre
    • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Adamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,514 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Henagar [DeKalb County]
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      • Henagar [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,343 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henagar<6>
    • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
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      • Collinsville [DeKalb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,962 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<6>
    • Sylvania [DeKalb County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylvania
      • Sylvania [DeKalb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,875 people
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    • Crossville [DeKalb County]
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      • Crossville [DeKalb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,839 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossville<6>
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<6>
    • Fyffe [DeKalb County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fyffe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fyffe
      • Fyffe [DeKalb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Adamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,030 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fyffe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fyffe<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adamsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adamsburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adamsburg. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adamsburg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adamsburg. See our Newspapers Page for Adamsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adamsburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About DeKalb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adamsburg. 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: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including DeKalb, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adamsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adamsburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adamsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3990, Longitude: -85.6722       In this case, the coordinates for Adamsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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