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Welcome to East Point ...

East Point is located in Cullman County.

A typical abbreviation for East Point: E. Point

East Point is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for East Point: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near East Point ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from East Point and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Arab   [Map]   8,284   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Blountsville   [Map]   1,670   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cleveland   [Map]   1,308   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Falkville   [Map]   1,248   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Good Hope   [Map]   2,305   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   3,391   S   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named East Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named East Point - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia (2).

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

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 East Point. 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 East Point. 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 East Point.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Point) 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 East Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1834, Longitude: -86.7935     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Point.

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