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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.

The location of Doubleheads Village has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

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.<3>.

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

The location where Doubleheads Village once stood is in the (256) & (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Doubleheads Village ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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 going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Population
DirDistance
Caryton - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cherokee   [Map]   1,005   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Crows Camp - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Florence   [Map]   39,852   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   14,022   E   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Florian   [Map]   615   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Doubleheads Village. 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 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:

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The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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

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 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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<3>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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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 we use 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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<6>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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