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Welcome to Bullock ...

Bullock is located in Crenshaw County<1>.

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

Bullock is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bullock: (334)

Adding Bullock to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Bullock in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Bullock elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bullock on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bullock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Bullock - they are located in Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ontario, South Carolina, Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Bullock ...

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

  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Bullock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opp
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<5>
  • Elba [Coffee County]
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    • Elba [Coffee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Bullock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,811 people
    • Former name for Elba:
    • Bridgeville
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elba<5>
  • Luverne [Crenshaw County]
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    • Luverne [Crenshaw County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Bullock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,744 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luverne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luverne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luverne<5>
  • New Brockton [Coffee County]
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    • New Brockton [Coffee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bullock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brockton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Brockton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brantley [Crenshaw County]
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      • Brantley [Crenshaw County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 768 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brantley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brantley<5>
    • Babbie [Covington County]
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      • Babbie [Covington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babbie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babbie
    • Rutledge [Crenshaw County]
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      • Rutledge [Crenshaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutledge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutledge
    • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
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      • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<5>
    • Goshen [Pike County]
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      • Goshen [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Bullock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bullock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Crenshaw County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bullock. 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 Crenshaw, 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 Bullock - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bullock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bullock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5407, Longitude: -86.1786       In this case, the coordinates for Bullock 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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