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Chesterfield, Alabama

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Welcome to Chesterfield ...

Chesterfield is located in Cherokee County.

Chesterfield is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Chesterfield: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near Chesterfield ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Chesterfield and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,790   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,099   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,339   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ider   [Map]   711   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Rainsville   [Map]   5,015   W   18 miles [29 km]
Sand Rock   [Map]   555   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Chesterfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Chesterfield - they are located in Connecticut, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (3), Tennessee, Utah and Virginia (4).

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

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 Chesterfield. 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 Chesterfield. 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 Chesterfield.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chesterfield ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Chesterfield. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Chesterfield.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Chesterfield. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chesterfield) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chesterfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4468, Longitude: -85.5238     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chesterfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Chesterfield.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Chesterfield.