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Welcome to Blacksher ...

Blacksher is located in Baldwin County<1>.

Blacksher is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Blacksher: (251)

Communities near Blacksher ...

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

  • Atmore [Escambia County]
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    • Atmore [Escambia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Blacksher
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,107 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atmore have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atmore<5>
  • Mount Vernon [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Mobile County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Blacksher
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<5>
  • McIntosh [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntosh
    • McIntosh [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Blacksher
    • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McIntosh have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McIntosh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McIntosh<5>
  • Tensaw [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tensaw
    • Tensaw [Baldwin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Blacksher
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tensaw have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tensaw
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carlton [Clarke County]
    • Malcolm [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malcolm
      • Malcolm [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Blacksher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malcolm
    • Perdido [Baldwin County]
    • Rockville [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
      • Rockville [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Blacksher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Uriah [Monroe County]
    • Calvert [Mobile County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blacksher ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Baldwin County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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 Baldwin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blacksher - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Blacksher) 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 Blacksher. 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 Blacksher

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blacksher. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2110, Longitude: -87.7382    
<4>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.
<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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