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Welcome to Bay View ...

Bay View is located in Jefferson County.

The location of Bay View has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Bay View: Bay Vw.

Bay View was established in 1819.

Bay View is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Bay View is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

Communities near Bay View ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Bay View

Hoover   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bay View

Vestavia Hills   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bay View

Bessemer   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Bay View

Homewood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bay View

Mountain Brook   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Bay View

Helena   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Bay View

Located in Shelby County

Center Point   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Bay View

Hueytown   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Bay View

Gardendale   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Bay View

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

Communities Also Named Bay View ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Bay View - they are located in California, Florida (2), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (4), Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Washington (2) and Wisconsin (2).

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

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 Bay View. 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 Bay View. 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 Bay View.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bay View ...

Looking for more information about Bay View? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bay View - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Bay View) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bay View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5587, Longitude: -86.9736     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bay View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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