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Nectar, Alabama

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Welcome to Nectar ...

The town of Nectar is located in Blount County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Nectar has a population of 344 people<1> (see below for details).

Nectar is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Nectar: (205)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nectar had a population of 345 people. This makes Nectar the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 345 people, the population of Nectar decreased 7.26% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 372 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Nectar had an population of 344 people. This is a decrease of 0.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.53% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nectar ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nectar and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Clay   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Cullman   [Map]   15,496   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Good Hope   [Map]   2,288   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hanceville   [Map]   3,288   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kimberly   [Map]   2,964   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Morris   [Map]   1,933   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Nectar. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nectar. 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 Nectar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nectar ...

Looking for more information about Nectar? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Nectar? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Nectar, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Nectar.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Nectar. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Blount County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nectar.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nectar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Nectar. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nectar) 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 Nectar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nectar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nectar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9736, Longitude: -86.6228     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nectar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Nectar.