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Welcome to Grayson ...

Grayson is located in Winston County.

Grayson is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Grayson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Addison   [Map]   728   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Arley   [Map]   346   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ashridge   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Camp Spring - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Double Springs   [Map]   1,036   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   3,982   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Grayson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Grayson - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Saskatchewan and Virginia.

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

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 Grayson. 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 Grayson. 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 Grayson.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grayson ...

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

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Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Winston County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grayson - 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' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Grayson. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grayson) 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 Grayson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grayson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grayson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2800, Longitude: -87.3237     [Map].

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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 Grayson.

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