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Carlton, Alabama

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Welcome to Carlton ...

Carlton is located in Clarke County.

Carlton is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Carlton is within the boundaries of the (251) area code.

The ZIP code for Carlton: 36515<2>

Communities near Carlton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017<4>
Alma   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bassetts Creek   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Blacksher   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gainestown   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jackson   [Map]   4,790   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Little River   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Carlton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Carlton - they are located in California (2), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

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 Carlton. 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 Carlton. 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 Carlton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carlton ...

Looking for more information about Carlton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Carlton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carlton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carlton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Carlton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carlton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Carlton) 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 Carlton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carlton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carlton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3437, Longitude: -87.8456     [Map].

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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 Carlton.

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