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Mentone, Alabama

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Welcome to Mentone ...

The town of Mentone is located in DeKalb County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Mentone has a population of 368 people<1> (see below for details).

Mentone is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Mentone: (256) and (938)<3>

The ZIP code for Mentone: 35984<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mentone had a population of 360 people. This makes Mentone the county's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 360 people, the population of Mentone decreased 20.18% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 451 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Mentone had an population of 368 people. This is an increase of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mentone.

Communities Also Named Mentone ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Mentone - they are located in California (2), Indiana, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mentone. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mentone. 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 Mentone.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mentone ...

Looking for more information about Mentone? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Mentone, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mentone.

Communities near Mentone ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fort Payne   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Mentone

LaFayette   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mentone

Located in Walker County (GA)

Rainsville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Mentone

Summerville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mentone

Located in Chattooga County (GA)

Henagar   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mentone

Sylvania   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Mentone

Trion   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Mentone

Located in Chattooga County (GA)

Powell   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Mentone

Ider   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mentone

Pisgah   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mentone

Located in Jackson County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About DeKalb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mentone.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mentone - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Mentone). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mentone or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mentone) 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 Mentone. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mentone

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mentone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5792, Longitude: -85.5900     [Map].






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