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The location of Dogtown













Welcome to Dogtown ...

Dogtown is located in Walker County.

The location of Dogtown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Dogtown is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Dogtown lies within the (205) area code.

Communities near Dogtown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jasper   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East (E) of Dogtown

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Dogtown

Located in Marion County

Haleyville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Dogtown

Located in Winston County

Guin   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Dogtown

Located in Marion County

Carbon Hill   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Dogtown

Berry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Dogtown

Located in Fayette County

Double Springs   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Dogtown

Located in Winston County

Brilliant   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dogtown

Located in Marion County

Oakman   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Dogtown

Lynn   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Dogtown

Located in Winston County

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

Communities Also Named Dogtown ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 29 communities that are also named Dogtown - they are located in California (3), Florida, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, New York, Ohio (5), Pennsylvania (6) and Tennessee (2).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dogtown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dogtown. 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 Dogtown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dogtown ...

Looking for more information about Dogtown? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walker County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dogtown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Dogtown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dogtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9482, Longitude: -87.5667     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dogtown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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