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Northwood Estates, Alabama

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Welcome to Northwood Estates ...

Northwood Estates is located in Mobile County.

A typical abbreviation for Northwood Estates: Northwood Ests.

Northwood Estates is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Northwood Estates: (251)

Communities near Northwood Estates ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Northwood Estates and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,908   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,885   N   18 miles [29 km]
Creola   [Map]   1,961   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mobile   [Map]   192,904   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   1,510   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Prichard   [Map]   22,185   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Northwood Estates ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Northwood Estates: This one is located in Mobile County and the other is located in Cherokee County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 9 communities that are also named Northwood Estates - they are located in Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, South Carolina and Utah.

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

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 Northwood Estates. 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 Northwood Estates. 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 Northwood Estates.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northwood Estates ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Northwood Estates. 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.

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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Northwood Estates - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Northwood Estates. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Northwood Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Northwood Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8419, Longitude: -88.1436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Northwood Estates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Northwood Estates.

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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 Northwood Estates.