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Crestview, Alabama
(Mobile County)

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Welcome to Crestview ...

Crestview is located in Mobile County.

Crestview is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Crestview: (251)

Communities near Crestview ...

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

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bayou La Batre   [Map]   2,512   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,794   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,960   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   20,935   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mobile   [Map]   190,265   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Prichard   [Map]   21,732   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Crestview ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 35 communities that are also named Crestview - they are located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland (4), Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

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

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 Crestview. 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 Crestview. 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 Crestview.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crestview ...

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

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crestview - 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Crestview. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crestview) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crestview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6210, Longitude: -88.1500     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crestview 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 Crestview.

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