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Welcome to Elamville ...

Elamville is located in Barbour County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Elamville, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1875.

Elamville is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Elamville: (334)

Communities near Elamville ...

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

  • Ozark
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
  • Clayton
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
  • Brundidge
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brundidge
    • Brundidge is located in Pike County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge <3>
  • Clio
    (3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clio
    • Clio is located in Barbour County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,268 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio <3>
  • Ariton
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ariton
    • Ariton is located in Dale County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 736 people
  • Louisville
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisville
    • Louisville is located in Barbour County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
  • Banks
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
    • Banks is located in Pike County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks <3>
  • Blue Springs
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Springs
    • Blue Springs is located in Barbour County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 86 people
  • Phillips Crossroads
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillips Crossroads
    • Phillips Crossroads is located in Dale County
  • Arguta
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arguta
    • Arguta is located in Dale County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elamville ...

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

Adding Elamville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Elamville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Elamville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>

From that list, the Elamville post office opened in 1875.

We also found Elamville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Elamville.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Elamville. 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 Barbour, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elamville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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