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Doubleheads Village, Alabama

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Welcome to Doubleheads Village ...

So far, we have found very little information about Doubleheads Village. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Doubleheads Village to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Doubleheads Village, please Contact Us.

Doubleheads Village would have been located within present day Colbert County.

A typical abbreviation for Doubleheads Village: Doubleheads Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Doubleheads Village is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Doubleheads Village was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Doubleheads Village would have been located in the (256) and (938)<3> area codes.

Communities near Doubleheads Village ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Doubleheads Village and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016<5>
Caryton - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cherokee   [Map]   1,009   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Crows Camp - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Florence   [Map]   39,959   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,831   E   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Florian   [Map]   591   E   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Doubleheads Village. 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 Doubleheads Village. 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 Doubleheads Village.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Doubleheads Village no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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 ...

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About Colbert County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Doubleheads Village, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Doubleheads Village.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Doubleheads Village. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Doubleheads Village) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Doubleheads Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8209, Longitude: -87.9514     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Doubleheads Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Doubleheads Village.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Doubleheads Village.