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Welcome to Alvares Ferry ...

Alvares Ferry is located in Mobile County<1>.

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

Alvares Ferry is near sea level<3>.

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

Alvares Ferry is within the (251) area code.

Communities near Alvares Ferry ...

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

  • Mobile [Mobile County]
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    • Mobile [Mobile County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Alvares Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 188,720 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<5>
  • Daphne [Baldwin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daphne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daphne
    • Daphne [Baldwin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alvares Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,869 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Daphne<5>
  • Prichard [Mobile County]
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    • Prichard [Mobile County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Alvares Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,428 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prichard<5>
  • Saraland [Mobile County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saraland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saraland
    • Saraland [Mobile County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Alvares Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,649 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saraland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spanish Fort [Baldwin County]
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      • Spanish Fort [Baldwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alvares Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2015: 8,065 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spanish Fort<5>
    • Satsuma [Mobile County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satsuma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Satsuma
      • Satsuma [Mobile County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Alvares Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,190 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Satsuma<5>
    • Semmes [Mobile County]
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      • Semmes [Mobile County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Alvares Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,594 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Semmes<5>
    • Creola [Mobile County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creola
      • Creola [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alvares Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,036 people
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    • Wilmer [Mobile County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilmer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmer
      • Wilmer [Mobile County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Alvares Ferry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmer<5>
    • Country Club Village [Mobile County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Country Club Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Country Club Village
      • Country Club Village [Mobile County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alvares Ferry
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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 Alvares Ferry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alvares Ferry.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alvares Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Mobile County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Mobile, 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 Alvares Ferry - 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' (or 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- Alvares Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alvares Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7832, Longitude: -88.1161       In this case, the coordinates for Alvares Ferry 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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