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The location of Monterey









Welcome to Monterey ...

Monterey is located in Butler County.

The location of Monterey has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Monterey refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Montereyan<2>

Monterey is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Monterey: (334)

Communities near Monterey ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Monterey and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Awin   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Bragg's   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fort Deposit   [Map]   1,186   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Furman   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Georgiana   [Map]   1,632   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gordonville   [Map]   289   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Monterey ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Monterey - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See 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 Monterey. 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 Monterey. 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 Monterey.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monterey ...

Looking for more information about Monterey? 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.

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

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

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Monterey refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Monterey may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monterey - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Monterey) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monterey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9035, Longitude: -86.8819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monterey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Monterey.

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