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Welcome to Glen Acres ...

Glen Acres is located in Mobile County<1>.

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

Glen Acres is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Glen Acres: (251)

Communities Also Named Glen Acres ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Glen Acres - they are located in North Carolina, South Carolina and Washington.

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

Communities near Glen Acres ...

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

  • Mobile [Mobile County]
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    • Mobile [Mobile County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 187,746 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobile<5>
  • Prichard [Mobile County]
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    • Prichard [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,294 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prichard<5>
  • Saraland [Mobile County]
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    • Saraland [Mobile County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,671 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saraland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saraland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saraland<5>
  • Spanish Fort [Baldwin County]
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    • Spanish Fort [Baldwin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
    • Estimated population in 2015: 8,065 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spanish Fort<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Satsuma [Mobile County]
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      • Satsuma [Mobile County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Satsuma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Satsuma<5>
    • Semmes [Mobile County]
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      • Semmes [Mobile County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,736 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Semmes<5>
    • Chickasaw [Mobile County]
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      • Chickasaw [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chickasaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chickasaw<5>
    • Creola [Mobile County]
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      • Creola [Mobile County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,032 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creola
    • Wilmer [Mobile County]
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      • Wilmer [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilmer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmer<5>
    • Country Club Village [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Country Club Village
      • Country Club Village [Mobile County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Country Club Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Country Club Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Acres ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Mobile County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

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 Mobile, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glen Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glen Acres) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7119, Longitude: -88.2472       In this case, the coordinates for Glen Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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