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Barrons, Alabama

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Welcome to Barrons ...

So far, we have found very little information about Barrons. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Barrons to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Barrons, please Contact Us.

Barrons would have been located within present day Marengo County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Barrons is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Barrons was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Barrons still existed, it would have been in the (334) area code.

Communities near Barrons ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Barrons and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Butler   [Map]   1,738   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Choctaw City   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Half Acre   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,936   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lisman   [Map]   493   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Myrtlewood   [Map]   118   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Barrons.

Communities Also Named Barrons ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Barrons - it's located in Georgia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Barrons. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Barrons. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Barrons.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Barrons:

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Marengo County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Barrons, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Barrons - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Barrons) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Barrons. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Barrons

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barrons. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1288, Longitude: -88.0028     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Barrons have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Barrons.

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