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Welcome to Mountainboro ...

The town of Mountainboro is located in Etowah County<1>.

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

Mountainboro was established in 1963.

The community of Mountainboro is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Mountainboro: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities near Mountainboro ...

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

  • Gadsden [Etowah County]
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    • Gadsden [Etowah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Mountainboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gadsden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gadsden<6>
  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Mountainboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<6>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
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    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Mountainboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<6>
  • Rainbow City [Etowah County]
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    • Rainbow City [Etowah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Mountainboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,611 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainbow City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainbow City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southside [Etowah County]
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      • Southside [Etowah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,905 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southside<6>
    • Guntersville [Marshall County]
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      • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<6>
    • Attalla [Etowah County]
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      • Attalla [Etowah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attalla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attalla<6>
    • Glencoe [Etowah County]
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      • Glencoe [Etowah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,071 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<6>
    • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hokes Bluff
      • Hokes Bluff [Etowah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,257 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokes Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokes Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokes Bluff<6>
    • Collinsville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinsville
      • Collinsville [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Mountainboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountainboro ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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 Etowah, 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 Mountainboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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- Mountainboro) 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 Mountainboro. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountainboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountainboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1441, Longitude: -86.1313       In this case, the coordinates for Mountainboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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