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The location of Duncan Crossroads









Welcome to Duncan Crossroads ...

Duncan Crossroads is located in Jackson County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Duncan Crossroads: Duncan Xrds.

Duncan Crossroads is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Duncan Crossroads (for example, toward Menlo (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Duncan Crossroads: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities near Duncan Crossroads ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Duncan Crossroads and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,847   S   18 miles [29 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,071   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grant   [Map]   908   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,353   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Duncan Crossroads. 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 Duncan Crossroads. 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 Duncan Crossroads.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duncan Crossroads ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Duncan Crossroads - 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).

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Duncan Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duncan Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5445, Longitude: -85.9144     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Duncan Crossroads 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 Duncan Crossroads.

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