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Welcome to Calcis ...

Calcis is located in Shelby County<1>.

Calcis is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Calcis is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

Communities near Calcis ...

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

  • Trussville [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trussville
    • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Calcis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,635 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trussville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<4>
  • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County]
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    • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Calcis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,297 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Brook have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Brook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Brook<4>
  • Talladega [Talladega County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talladega
    • Talladega [Talladega County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Calcis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talladega<4>
  • Pell City [Saint Clair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pell City
    • Pell City [Saint Clair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Calcis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,045 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pell City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pell City<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moody [Saint Clair County]
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      • Moody [Saint Clair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moody<4>
    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
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      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<4>
    • Chelsea [Shelby County]
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      • Chelsea [Shelby County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2015: 12,059 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelsea
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelsea<4>
    • Leeds [Jefferson County]
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      • Leeds [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,040 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<4>
    • Margaret [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margaret
      • Margaret [Saint Clair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Margaret have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margaret
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Margaret<4>
    • Childersburg [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Childersburg
      • Childersburg [Talladega County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Calcis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Childersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Childersburg<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calcis ...

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

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About Shelby County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 Shelby, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calcis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Calcis) 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 Calcis. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Calcis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calcis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4263, Longitude: -86.4315    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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