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Welcome to Comer ...

Comer is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

Comer is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Comer: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities Also Named Comer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Comer: This one is located in Lauderdale County and the other is located in Barbour County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 7 communities that are also named Comer - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky and Texas.

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

Communities near Comer ...

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

  • Florence [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Comer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,797 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<5>
  • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscle Shoals
    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Comer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,575 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscle Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<5>
  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Grove
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Comer
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Loretto [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
    • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Comer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,771 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<5>
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    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogersville
      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Comer
      • 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<5>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Comer
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Town Creek [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Town Creek
      • Town Creek [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Comer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,039 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Town Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Town Creek<5>
    • Killen [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killen
      • Killen [Lauderdale County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Comer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 955 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killen<5>
    • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Comer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<5>
    • Leighton [Colbert County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leighton
      • Leighton [Colbert County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Comer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 756 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leighton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leighton<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Comer ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Comer. 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 Lauderdale, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Comer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Comer) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Comer. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Comer

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Comer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9294, Longitude: -87.4049    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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