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Welcome to Ansley ...

Ansley is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Ansley is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ansley, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Ansley is located in the (334) area code.

Adding Ansley to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ansley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ansley elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ansley on a Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ansley on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ansley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ansley - they are located in Georgia (3), Louisiana, Mississippi and Nebraska.

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

Communities near Ansley ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
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    • Troy [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Ansley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Luverne [Crenshaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luverne
    • Luverne [Crenshaw County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Ansley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,744 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luverne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luverne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luverne<5>
  • Rutledge [Crenshaw County]
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    • Rutledge [Crenshaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ansley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutledge
  • Goshen [Pike County]
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    • Goshen [Pike County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Ansley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
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      • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Ansley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<5>
    • Banks [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [Pike County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ansley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
    • Petrey [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petrey
      • Petrey [Crenshaw County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Ansley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petrey
    • Kent [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
      • Kent [Pike County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ansley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Meeksville [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeksville
      • Meeksville [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Ansley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeksville
    • Orion [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orion
      • Orion [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ansley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orion

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ansley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ansley. 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 Pike, 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 Ansley - 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- Ansley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ansley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8863, Longitude: -86.1158       In this case, the coordinates for Ansley 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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