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Estep, Alabama

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Welcome to Estep ...

So far, we have found very little information about Estep. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Estep to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Estep, please Contact Us.

Estep would have been located within present day Lauderdale County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Estep is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The location where Estep once stood is in the (256) and (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Estep ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Athens   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Estep

Located in Limestone County

Liberty Grove   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Estep

Located in Lawrence County (TN)

Loretto   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Estep

Located in Lawrence County (TN)

Rogersville   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Estep

Town Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Estep

Located in Lawrence County

Killen   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Estep

Saint Joseph   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Estep

Located in Lawrence County (TN)

Leighton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Estep

Located in Colbert County

Lexington   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Estep

North Courtland   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Estep

Located in Lawrence County

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

Communities Also Named Estep ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Estep - they are located in Kentucky and West Virginia.

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

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 Estep. 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 Estep. 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 Estep.

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

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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 Estep, 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 Estep - 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 '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- Estep) 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 Estep. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Estep

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Estep. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8723, Longitude: -87.2514     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Estep have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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