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Welcome to America ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of America, you might consider that their post office opened in 1895.
America is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: America lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for America: (205)
Communities Also Named America ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 7 communities that are also named America - they are located in California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for America.
Communities near America ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near America.
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 America. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for America.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of America. 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 America.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around America. See our Newspapers Page for America.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for America ...
Looking for more information about America? 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 America, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for America.
Adding America to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of America in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for America was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found America on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for America.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for America. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Sep 2023