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Gordon Landing, Alabama

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Welcome to Gordon Landing ...

Gordon Landing is located in Houston County.

A typical abbreviation for Gordon Landing: Gordon Lndg. (or less commonly used: Gordon Lndng.)

Gordon Landing is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: While Gordon Landing is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Gordon Landing is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

Communities near Gordon Landing ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Ashford   [Map]   2,149   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Columbia   [Map]   729   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   1,255   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cowarts   [Map]   1,994   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kinsey   [Map]   2,187   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Webb   [Map]   1,396   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Gordon Landing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Gordon Landing - they are located in Vermont, Virginia and Yukon.

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

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 Gordon Landing. 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 Gordon Landing. 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 Gordon Landing.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gordon Landing ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Gordon Landing. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gordon Landing - 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 in Gordon Landing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gordon Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gordon Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1477, Longitude: -85.0699     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gordon Landing 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 Gordon Landing.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Gordon Landing.