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Welcome to Dry Forks ...

Dry Forks is located in Wilcox County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Dry Forks: Dry Frks.

Dry Forks is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Dry Forks ...

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

  • Camden [Wilcox County]
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    • Camden [Wilcox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Dry Forks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,765 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden<5>
  • Pine Hill [Wilcox County]
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    • Pine Hill [Wilcox County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Dry Forks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Hill
  • Vredenburgh [Monroe County]
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    • Vredenburgh [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Dry Forks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vredenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vredenburgh
  • Beatrice [Monroe County]
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    • Beatrice [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Dry Forks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beatrice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beatrice
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beatrice<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County]
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      • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Dry Forks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oak Hill [Wilcox County]
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      • Oak Hill [Wilcox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Dry Forks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coy [Wilcox County]
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      • Coy [Wilcox County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Dry Forks
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coy
    • Hybart [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hybart
      • Hybart [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Dry Forks
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hybart
    • Buena Vista [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Dry Forks
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buena Vista
    • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Peach Tree
      • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Dry Forks
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Peach Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Peach Tree

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dry Forks ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Wilcox County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dry Forks. 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 Wilcox, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dry Forks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Dry Forks) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dry Forks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9015, Longitude: -87.3667       In this case, the coordinates for Dry Forks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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