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Welcome to Meeksville ...

Meeksville is located in Pike County<1>.

Meeksville is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Meeksville and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Meeksville is located in the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Meeksville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Meeksville - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Meeksville ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Meeksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<4>
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
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    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Meeksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<4>
  • Goshen [Pike County]
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    • Goshen [Pike County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Meeksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<4>
  • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
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    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Meeksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Banks [Pike County]
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      • Banks [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Meeksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<4>
    • Petrey [Crenshaw County]
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      • Petrey [Crenshaw County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Meeksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petrey have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petrey
    • McClure Town [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClure Town
      • McClure Town [Pike County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Meeksville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure Town
    • Youngblood [Pike County]
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      • Youngblood [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Meeksville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngblood
    • Kent [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
      • Kent [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Meeksville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kent have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Pine Level [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Level
      • Pine Level [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Meeksville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Level have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Level

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meeksville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Meeksville. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Meeksville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Meeksville) 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 Meeksville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Meeksville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meeksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9184, Longitude: -86.0052    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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