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Welcome to Boykin ...

Boykin is located in Escambia County<1>.

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

Boykin is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boykin is within the boundaries of the (251) area code.

Communities Also Named Boykin ...

While we believe that this Boykin is located in Escambia County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Boykin. Those communities are located in the following counties: Covington and Wilcox County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 6 communities that are also named Boykin - they are located in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina (2).

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

Communities near Boykin ...

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

  • Brewton [Escambia County]
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    • Brewton [Escambia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Boykin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,210 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brewton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brewton<5>
  • East Brewton [Escambia County]
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    • East Brewton [Escambia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Boykin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brewton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brewton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brewton<5>
  • Castleberry [Conecuh County]
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    • Castleberry [Conecuh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Boykin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castleberry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Riverview [Escambia County]
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    • Riverview [Escambia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Boykin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverview
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pollard [Escambia County]
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      • Pollard [Escambia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Boykin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pollard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brooklyn [Conecuh County]
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      • Brooklyn [Conecuh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Boykin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooklyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
    • Johnsonville [Conecuh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnsonville
      • Johnsonville [Conecuh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Boykin
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    • Bradley [Escambia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradley
      • Bradley [Escambia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Boykin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradley
    • Belandville [Santa Rosa County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belandville
      • Belandville [Santa Rosa County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Boykin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belandville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Nymph [Conecuh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nymph
      • Nymph [Conecuh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Boykin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nymph

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boykin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Escambia County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.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 Escambia, 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 Boykin - 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' (or 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- Boykin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boykin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1460, Longitude: -86.8744       In this case, the coordinates for Boykin 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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