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Half Acre, Alabama

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Welcome to Half Acre ...

Half Acre is located in Marengo County.

The community of Half Acre was named Hell's Half Acre before it was changed to Half Acre and going back to its beginning, it was originally named Luther's Store.

Half Acre is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Half Acre: (334)

Communities near Half Acre ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Beckleys - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Blue Lock - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Butler   [Map]   1,773   W   18 miles [29 km]
Dayton   [Map]   49   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Linden   [Map]   1,988   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Myrtlewood   [Map]   122   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Half Acre ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Half Acre - they are located in New Jersey, New York and Tennessee.

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

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 Half Acre. 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 Half Acre. 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 Half Acre.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Half Acre ...

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

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) Half Acre. 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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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
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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Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Half Acre. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Half Acre

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Half Acre. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1948, Longitude: -87.9115     [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 Half Acre.

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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 Half Acre.