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Welcome to Catalpa ...

Catalpa is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Catalpa is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Catalpa (for example, toward Sanford (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Catalpa: (334)

Communities Also Named Catalpa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Catalpa - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Tennessee (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Catalpa ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Catalpa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Union Springs [Bullock County]
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
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    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Catalpa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<5>
  • Clio [Barbour County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clio
    • Clio [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Catalpa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Louisville [Barbour County]
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      • Louisville [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Catalpa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
    • Banks [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Catalpa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
    • Saco [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saco
      • Saco [Pike County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Catalpa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saco
    • Needmore [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needmore
      • Needmore [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Catalpa
      • Former name for Needmore:
      • Rough Log
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    • McClure Town [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClure Town
      • McClure Town [Pike County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Catalpa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure Town
    • Perote [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perote
      • Perote [Bullock County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Catalpa
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perote have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perote

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Catalpa ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Catalpa. 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 Pike, 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 Catalpa - 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 from Point A (ie- Catalpa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Catalpa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8796, Longitude: -85.8330       In this case, the coordinates for Catalpa 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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