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Welcome to Ai ...

Ai is located in Cleburne County<1>.

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

Ai is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Ai ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ai - they are located in Georgia, North Carolina and Ohio.

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

Communities near Ai ...

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

  • Bremen [Haralson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremen
    • Bremen [Haralson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Ai
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,818 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremen<6>
  • Tyus [Carroll County]
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    • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Ai
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
  • Heflin [Cleburne County]
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    • Heflin [Cleburne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Ai
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,408 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heflin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heflin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heflin<6>
  • Tallapoosa [Haralson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallapoosa
    • Tallapoosa [Haralson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ai
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,231 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallapoosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallapoosa<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bowdon Junction [Carroll County]
    • Bowdon [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowdon
      • Bowdon [Carroll County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Ai
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<6>
    • Mount Zion [Carroll County]
    • Buchanan [Haralson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buchanan
      • Buchanan [Haralson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Ai
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buchanan<6>
    • Waco [Haralson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waco
      • Waco [Haralson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Ai
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 532 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waco<6>
    • Ranburne [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranburne
      • Ranburne [Cleburne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Ai
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 392 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranburne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranburne<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 Ai. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ai.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ai. 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 Ai.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ai ...

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

Adding Ai to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ai in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ai was on a map titled Map of Alabama (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ai on our Genealogy Page.

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 Ai. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Cleburne, 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 Ai - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ai) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ai. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6501, Longitude: -85.4472       In this case, the coordinates for Ai 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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