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Alta Vista, Alabama
(Lee County)

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Welcome to Alta Vista ...

Alta Vista is located in Lee County<1>.

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

Alta Vista is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The area code for Alta Vista: (334)

Websites for Alta Vista ...

Junior League:   www.leecountyjuniorleague.com/

Communities Also Named Alta Vista ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Alta Vista: This one is located in Lee County and the other is located in Tuscaloosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 27 communities that are also named Alta Vista - they are located in California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia (2), Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, New Mexico, Ontario, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah (2) and Washington (2).

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

Communities near Alta Vista ...

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

  • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alta Vista
    • Estimated population in 2019: 66,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Valley [Chambers County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley
    • Valley [Chambers County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alta Vista
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,141 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley<5>
  • Lanett [Chambers County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lanett
    • Lanett [Chambers County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Alta Vista
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,151 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lanett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lanett<5>
  • Smith's Station [Lee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smith's Station have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith's Station
    • Smith's Station [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Alta Vista
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,391 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith's Station
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • LaFayette [Chambers County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for LaFayette
      • LaFayette [Chambers County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Alta Vista
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,910 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on LaFayette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for LaFayette<5>
    • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Hill
      • Camp Hill [Tallapoosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Alta Vista
      • Estimated population in 2019: 950 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alta Vista
      • Estimated population in 2019: 823 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notasulga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Notasulga<5>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alta Vista
      • Estimated population in 2019: 144 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
    • Cusseta [Chambers County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cusseta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cusseta
      • Cusseta [Chambers County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alta Vista
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cusseta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cusseta<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alta Vista ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Lee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alta Vista. 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 Lee, 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 Alta Vista - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alta Vista) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alta Vista. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6549, Longitude: -85.3938       In this case, the coordinates for Alta Vista 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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