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Welcome to Glen Acres ...

Glen Acres is located in Mobile County.

Glen Acres is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Glen Acres is located in the (251) area code.

Communities near Glen Acres ...

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

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,794   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Country Club Village   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,995   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Mobile   [Map]   190,265   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Prichard   [Map]   21,732   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Saraland   [Map]   14,576   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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.

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 Glen Acres. 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 Glen Acres. 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 Glen Acres.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Glen Acres? 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 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.

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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: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glen Acres - 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 that stretches from Glen Acres. 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7119, Longitude: -88.2472     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glen Acres 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 Glen Acres.

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