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Carpenter, Alabama
(Baldwin County)

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Welcome to Carpenter ...

Carpenter is located in Baldwin County.

Carpenter is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Carpenter: (251)

Communities near Carpenter ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Carpenter and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bay Minette   [Map]   9,312   E   5 miles [8 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,908   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,961   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,913   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Loxley   [Map]   2,017   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mobile   [Map]   192,904   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Carpenter ...

While we believe that this Carpenter is located in Baldwin County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Carpenter. Those communities are located in the following counties: Jackson and Washington County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 26 communities that are also named Carpenter - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carpenter. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carpenter. 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 Carpenter.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carpenter ...

Looking for more information about Carpenter? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Carpenter? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Carpenter, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Carpenter.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Carpenter. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Carpenter. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carpenter) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carpenter. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8571, Longitude: -87.8661     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carpenter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carpenter.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Carpenter.