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Breakstone Village, Alabama

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Welcome to Breakstone Village ...

Breakstone Village is located in Jefferson County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Breakstone Village: Breakstone Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Breakstone Village is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Breakstone Village lies within the (205) area code.

Communities near Breakstone Village ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Breakstone Village and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Birmingham   [Map]   210,710   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,906   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,468   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Leeds   [Map]   12,031   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

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 Breakstone Village. 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 Breakstone Village. 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 Breakstone Village.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Breakstone Village:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Breakstone Village ...

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

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 Breakstone Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

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 Breakstone Village - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Breakstone Village) 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 Breakstone Village. 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 Breakstone Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Breakstone Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6334, Longitude: -86.5689     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Breakstone Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Breakstone Village.

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