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Welcome to Angel ...

Angel is located in Calhoun County<1>.

Angel is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Angel: (256) and (938)<3>

Websites for Angel ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.calhounchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Angel, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Angel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Angel - they are located in Michigan and Ohio.

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

Communities near Angel ...

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

  • Gadsden [Etowah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gadsden
    • Gadsden [Etowah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Angel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 35,157 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gadsden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gadsden<5>
  • Anniston [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anniston
    • Anniston [Calhoun County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Angel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 21,569 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anniston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anniston<5>
  • Oxford [Calhoun County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
    • Oxford [Calhoun County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Angel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 21,161 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
  • Jacksonville [Calhoun County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksonville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Calhoun County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Angel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 12,531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rainbow City [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainbow City
      • Rainbow City [Etowah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,565 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainbow City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainbow City<5>
    • Southside [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southside have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southside
      • Southside [Etowah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southside<5>
    • Attalla [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attalla
      • Attalla [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,799 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attalla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attalla<5>
    • Glencoe [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glencoe
      • Glencoe [Etowah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<5>
    • Piedmont [Calhoun County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piedmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piedmont
      • Piedmont [Calhoun County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,589 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piedmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<5>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hokes Bluff
      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Angel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,252 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<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 Angel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angel.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angel ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Calhoun County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.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 Calhoun, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Angel) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Angel. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Angel

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8369, Longitude: -85.8360    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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