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Blooming Grove, Alabama

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Welcome to Blooming Grove ...

Blooming Grove is located in Lamar County.

A typical abbreviation for Blooming Grove: Blooming Grv.

Blooming Grove is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Blooming Grove is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Blooming Grove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Blooming Grove and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Detroit   [Map]   227   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fayette   [Map]   4,432   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Glen Allen   [Map]   492   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Guin   [Map]   2,305   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kennedy   [Map]   429   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Millport   [Map]   999   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Blooming Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Blooming Grove - they are located in Indiana, Kentucky, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2) and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blooming Grove. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blooming Grove. 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 Blooming Grove.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blooming Grove ...

Looking for more information about Blooming Grove? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Blooming Grove? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Blooming Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Blooming Grove.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Blooming Grove. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Blooming Grove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blooming Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blooming Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7937, Longitude: -87.9786     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blooming Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blooming Grove.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Blooming Grove.