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Welcome to Alliance ...

Alliance is located in Macon County<1>.

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

Alliance is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Alliance is located in the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Alliance ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 28 communities that are also named Alliance - they are located in Alberta, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Indiana (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Alliance ...

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

  • Auburn [Lee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alliance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 65,738 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Opelika [Lee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Opelika have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opelika
    • Opelika [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alliance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 30,555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opelika
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opelika<5>
  • Tuskegee [Macon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuskegee
    • Tuskegee [Macon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alliance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,413 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuskegee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuskegee<5>
  • Tallassee [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallassee
    • Tallassee [Elmore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Alliance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,581 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallassee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallassee<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Notasulga [Macon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Notasulga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Notasulga
      • Notasulga [Macon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Alliance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 830 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notasulga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Notasulga<5>
    • Hurtsboro [Russell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurtsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurtsboro
      • Hurtsboro [Russell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Alliance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 586 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurtsboro
    • Loachapoka [Lee County]
    • Waverly [Lee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly
      • Waverly [Lee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Alliance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
    • Franklin [Macon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Macon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Alliance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
    • Ridgewood Village [Lee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgewood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgewood Village
      • Ridgewood Village [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Alliance
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgewood Village

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 Alliance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alliance.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alliance ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Alabama

About Macon County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alliance. 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 Macon, 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 Alliance - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Alliance) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alliance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4810, Longitude: -85.5622       In this case, the coordinates for Alliance have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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