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Around Mosses ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the northeast of Mosses. Montgomery has a population of 199,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 23 miles [ km] to the northeast of Mosses and has a population of 36,000 people.

For comparison, Mosses has a population of 870 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Autaugaville [Autauga County]
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    • Autaugaville [Autauga County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the north of Mosses
    • Estimated population in 2019: 871 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Autaugaville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Benton [Lowndes County]
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    • Benton [Lowndes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Mosses
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bragg's [Lowndes County]
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    • Bragg's [Lowndes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Mosses
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bragg's have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Burkville [Lowndes County]
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    • Burkville [Lowndes County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Mosses
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burkville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Davenport [Lowndes County]
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    • Davenport [Lowndes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Mosses
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davenport have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fort Deposit [Lowndes County]
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    • Fort Deposit [Lowndes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Mosses
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Deposit have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Deposit<4>
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Gordonville [Lowndes County]
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      • Gordonville [Lowndes County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Mosses
      • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
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    • Hayneville [Lowndes County]
    • Jones Bluff Dam [Autauga County]
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      • Jones Bluff Dam [Autauga County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Mosses
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Jones Bluff Dam. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
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    • Letohatchee [Lowndes County]
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      • Letohatchee [Lowndes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of Mosses
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    • Lowndesboro [Lowndes County]
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      • Lowndesboro [Lowndes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Mosses
      • Estimated population in 2019: 93 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowndesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowndesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowndesboro<4>
    • Old Town [Dallas County]
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      • Old Town [Dallas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Mosses
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sandy Ridge [Lowndes County]
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      • Sandy Ridge [Lowndes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Mosses
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    • Tyler [Dallas County]
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      • Tyler [Dallas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Mosses
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyler have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyler<4>
    • White Hall [Lowndes County]
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      • White Hall [Lowndes County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Mosses
      • Estimated population in 2019: 751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hall

For more communities neighboring Mosses, please visit our County-by-County Page for Mosses.

Lowndes County ...

Mosses is located in Lowndes County<6>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lowndes County: Autauga, Butler, Crenshaw, Dallas, Montgomery & Wilcox.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Mosses ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mosses.

Airports Near Mosses ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<7> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Mosses and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Mosses.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Alabama

About Lowndes County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mosses.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mosses) 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 Mosses. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mosses

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mosses. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1777, Longitude: -86.6719    
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<6>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Lowndes, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<7>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Mosses), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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