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Welcome to Garywood ...

Garywood is located in Jefferson County.

Garywood is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Garywood is within the (205) area code.

Communities near Garywood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Garywood and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   33,202   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bessemer   [Map]   26,386   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Birmingham   [Map]   210,710   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Helena   [Map]   19,072   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hoover   [Map]   84,920   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Garywood. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Garywood. 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 Garywood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Garywood ...

Looking for more information about Garywood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Garywood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Garywood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Garywood.

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The Communities of Alabama

About Jefferson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Garywood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Garywood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Garywood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4598, Longitude: -86.9639     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Garywood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Garywood.

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This page was last modified: 15 Oct 2018
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