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Welcome to Asahel ...

Asahel is located in Wilcox County<1>.

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

Asahel is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Asahel ...

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

  • Thomasville [Clarke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
    • Thomasville [Clarke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Asahel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,913 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomasville<5>
  • Camden [Wilcox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Asahel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden<5>
  • Pine Hill [Wilcox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Hill
    • Pine Hill [Wilcox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Asahel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 873 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Hill
  • Vredenburgh [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vredenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vredenburgh
    • Vredenburgh [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Asahel
    • Estimated population in 2018: 288 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vredenburgh
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beatrice [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beatrice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beatrice
      • Beatrice [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Asahel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beatrice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beatrice<5>
    • Fulton [Clarke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
      • Fulton [Clarke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Asahel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 252 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
    • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellow Bluff
      • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Asahel
      • Estimated population in 2018: 170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellow Bluff
    • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Peach Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Peach Tree
      • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Asahel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Peach Tree
    • Franklin [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Asahel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Buena Vista [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Asahel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buena Vista

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asahel ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wilcox County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Asahel. 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 Wilcox, 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 Asahel - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asahel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asahel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8679, Longitude: -87.4208       In this case, the coordinates for Asahel 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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