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Antioch, Alabama
(Covington County)

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Welcome to Antioch ...

Antioch is located in Covington County<1>.

Antioch is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Antioch is located in the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Antioch ...

While we believe that this Antioch is located in Covington County, we know of another 6 Alabama communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, Calhoun, Cherokee, Lauderdale, Montgomery and Pike County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Tennessee (13), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Antioch ...

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

  • Andalusia [Covington County]
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    • Andalusia [Covington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Antioch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andalusia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andalusia<4>
  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Antioch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,313 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opp
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<4>
  • Elba [Coffee County]
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    • Elba [Coffee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Antioch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,919 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elba
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elba<4>
  • Brantley [Crenshaw County]
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    • Brantley [Crenshaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Antioch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 754 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brantley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brantley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brantley<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Babbie [Covington County]
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      • Babbie [Covington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babbie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kinston [Coffee County]
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      • Kinston [Coffee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 552 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<4>
    • River Falls [Covington County]
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      • River Falls [Covington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Falls
    • Red Level [Covington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Level
      • Red Level [Covington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
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    • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dozier
      • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 315 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<4>
    • Carolina [Covington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina
      • Carolina [Covington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Covington County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antioch. 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 Covington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Antioch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antioch) 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 Antioch. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AntiochOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antioch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3871, Longitude: -86.3822    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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