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Welcome to Laneville ...

Laneville is located in Hale County<1>.

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

Laneville is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Laneville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Laneville: This one is located in Hale County and the other is located in Lowndes County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 6 communities that are also named Laneville - they are located in Kansas, Pennsylvania, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Laneville ...

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

  • Demopolis [Marengo County]
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    • Demopolis [Marengo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Laneville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Demopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Demopolis<5>
  • Marion [Perry County]
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    • Marion [Perry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Laneville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Greensboro [Hale County]
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    • Greensboro [Hale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Laneville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<5>
  • Uniontown [Perry County]
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    • Uniontown [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Laneville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,227 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uniontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown<5>
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    • Linden [Marengo County]
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      • Linden [Marengo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<5>
    • Forkland [Greene County]
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      • Forkland [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 588 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forkland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forkland
    • Thomaston [Marengo County]
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      • Thomaston [Marengo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 381 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
    • Providence [Marengo County]
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      • Providence [Marengo County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Newbern [Hale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newbern
      • Newbern [Hale County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newbern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newbern
    • Faunsdale [Marengo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Faunsdale
      • Faunsdale [Marengo County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Laneville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faunsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Faunsdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Faunsdale<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laneville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Hale, 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 Laneville - 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 from Point A (ie- Laneville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laneville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5226, Longitude: -87.5964       In this case, the coordinates for Laneville 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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