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Welcome to Munford ...

The town of Munford is located in Talladega County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Munford had a population of 1,292 people.<2> (see below for details).

Munford is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Munford: (256) and (938)<4>

The ZIP code for Munford: 36268<5>

Communities Also Named Munford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Munford - they are located in Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Munford ...

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

  • Anniston [Calhoun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anniston
    • Anniston [Calhoun County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Munford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anniston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anniston<7>
  • Oxford [Calhoun County]
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    • Oxford [Calhoun County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Munford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,225 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<7>
  • Talladega [Talladega County]
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    • Talladega [Talladega County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Munford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talladega<7>
  • Pell City [Saint Clair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pell City
    • Pell City [Saint Clair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Munford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,045 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pell City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pell City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lincoln [Talladega County]
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      • Lincoln [Talladega County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<7>
    • Weaver [Calhoun County]
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      • Weaver [Calhoun County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weaver have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weaver
    • Riverside [Saint Clair County]
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      • Riverside [Saint Clair County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverside have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverside<7>
    • Lineville [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lineville
      • Lineville [Clay County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,249 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lineville<7>
    • Ashland [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Ragland [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ragland
      • Ragland [Saint Clair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Munford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,722 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ragland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ragland<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Munford ...

Looking for more information about Munford? 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 Munford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Munford.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Talladega County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Munford. 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 Talladega, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Munford.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Munford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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 Munford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Munford or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Munford) 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 Munford. 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 Munford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Munford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5290, Longitude: -85.9538    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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