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Welcome to Ardilla ...

Ardilla is located in Houston County<1>.

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

Ardilla is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Ardilla is located in the (334) area code.

Adding Ardilla 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 Ardilla 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 Ardilla elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).

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

Communities near Ardilla ...

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

  • Dothan [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dothan
    • Dothan [Houston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ardilla
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,941 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dothan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dothan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dothan<5>
  • Cedar Springs [Early County]
  • Headland [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Headland
    • Headland [Henry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Ardilla
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Headland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Headland<5>
  • Taylor [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylor
    • Taylor [Houston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Ardilla
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,428 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Midland City [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland City
      • Midland City [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midland City<5>
    • Kinsey [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinsey
      • Kinsey [Houston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,267 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinsey
    • Ashford [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashford
      • Ashford [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,181 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashford<5>
    • Graceville [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graceville
      • Graceville [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,125 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graceville<5>
    • Malone [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malone
      • Malone [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,092 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malone<5>
    • Cowarts [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowarts
      • Cowarts [Houston County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Ardilla
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowarts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowarts
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowarts<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 Ardilla. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ardilla.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardilla ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.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 Houston, 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 Ardilla - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ardilla) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardilla. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1757, Longitude: -85.3602       In this case, the coordinates for Ardilla 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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