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Boykin, Alabama
(Wilcox County)

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The location of Boykin

Welcome to Boykin ...

Boykin is located in Wilcox County.

Boykin is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The ZIP code for Boykin: 36723<2>

Communities near Boykin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Boykin and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Alberta   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,845   S   5 miles [8 km]
Catherine   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Millers Ferry   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   23   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Orrville   [Map]   178   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Boykin ...

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

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 Boykin. 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 Boykin. 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 Boykin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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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.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Boykin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boykin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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- Boykin) 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 Boykin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Boykin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boykin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0777, Longitude: -87.2806     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boykin.

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