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Welcome to Linwood ...

Linwood is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Linwood is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Linwood (for example, toward Sanford (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Linwood: (334)

Communities Also Named Linwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Linwood - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (4), Nebraska, New Jersey (2), New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Linwood ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Union Springs [Bullock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Springs
    • Union Springs [Bullock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,410 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Springs<5>
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brundidge
    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<5>
  • Banks [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
    • Banks [Pike County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Linwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Needmore [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needmore
      • Needmore [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Linwood
      • Former name for Needmore:
      • Rough Log
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    • McClure Town [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClure Town
      • McClure Town [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Linwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure Town
    • Meeksville [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeksville
      • Meeksville [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Linwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeksville
    • Orion [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orion
      • Orion [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Linwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orion
    • Inverness [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
      • Inverness [Bullock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Linwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Perote [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perote
      • Perote [Bullock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Linwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perote have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perote

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Linwood. 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 Pike, 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 Linwood - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Linwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9268, Longitude: -85.8641       In this case, the coordinates for Linwood 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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