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Welcome to Cartwright ...

Cartwright is located in Limestone County<1>.

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

Cartwright is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Cartwright: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Cartwright ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Cartwright - they are located in Arizona, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Cartwright ...

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

  • Decatur [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Morgan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Cartwright
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,445 people
    • Former names for Decatur:
    • Albany
    • New Decatur
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<6>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Cartwright
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<6>
  • Trinity [Morgan County]
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    • Trinity [Morgan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Cartwright
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,477 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<6>
  • Ardmore [Limestone County]
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    • Ardmore [Limestone County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Cartwright
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardmore<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
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      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,251 people
      • Former name for Rogersville:
      • Rodgersville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<6>
    • Ardmore [Giles County]
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      • Ardmore [Giles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardmore<6>
    • Lexington [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexington
      • Lexington [Lauderdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<6>
    • North Courtland [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Courtland
      • North Courtland [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Courtland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Courtland
    • Minor Hill [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minor Hill
      • Minor Hill [Giles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minor Hill
    • Elkton [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
      • Elkton [Giles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Cartwright
      • Estimated population in 2019: 524 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cartwright ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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 Limestone, 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 Cartwright - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Cartwright) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cartwright. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8723, Longitude: -87.0647       In this case, the coordinates for Cartwright have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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