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Welcome to Buckhorn ...

Buckhorn is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Buckhorn is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Buckhorn (for example, toward Sanford (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Buckhorn is located in the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Buckhorn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Buckhorn: This one is located in Pike County and the other is located in Madison County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 39 communities that are also named Buckhorn - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Buckhorn ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Buckhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Clayton [Barbour County]
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    • Clayton [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Buckhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,847 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brundidge
    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Buckhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<5>
  • Clio [Barbour County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clio
    • Clio [Barbour County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Buckhorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ariton [Dale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ariton
      • Ariton [Dale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Buckhorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 739 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ariton
    • Louisville [Barbour County]
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      • Louisville [Barbour County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Buckhorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
    • Banks [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Buckhorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
    • Blue Springs [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Springs
      • Blue Springs [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Buckhorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Springs
    • Perote [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perote
      • Perote [Bullock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Buckhorn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perote have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perote
    • Elamville [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elamville
      • Elamville [Barbour County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Buckhorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elamville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buckhorn ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Pike County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Pike, 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 Buckhorn - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Buckhorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buckhorn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8035, Longitude: -85.7605       In this case, the coordinates for Buckhorn 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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