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The location of Buckhorn









Welcome to Buckhorn ...

Buckhorn is located in Pike County.

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

Buckhorn is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<2>.

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 Georgetown (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Buckhorn is located in the (334) area code.

Communities near Buckhorn ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Ariton   [Map]   739   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Banks   [Map]   168   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   87   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,952   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,871   E   18 miles [29 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,476   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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.

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 Buckhorn. 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 Buckhorn. 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 Buckhorn.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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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>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 Buckhorn - 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 'straight-line' (or 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- 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Buckhorn 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 Buckhorn.

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