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Welcome to Old Town ...

Old Town is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Old Town is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Old Town is located in the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Old Town ...

While we believe that this Old Town is located in Fayette County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Old Town. Those communities are located in the following counties: Conecuh and Dallas County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 35 communities that are also named Old Town - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (5), Florida (2), Georgia, Indiana (2), Iowa, Maine, Maryland (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Northwest Territories, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Old Town ...

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

  • Winfield [Marion County]
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    • Winfield [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Old Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,559 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfield<5>
  • Guin [Marion County]
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    • Guin [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Old Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,250 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guin<5>
  • Vernon [Lamar County]
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    • Vernon [Lamar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Old Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,843 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernon<5>
  • Berry [Fayette County]
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    • Berry [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Old Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,086 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berry<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millport [Lamar County]
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      • Millport [Lamar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 970 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millport<5>
    • Glen Allen [Fayette County]
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      • Glen Allen [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Allen
    • Kennedy [Lamar County]
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      • Kennedy [Lamar County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennedy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennedy
    • Belk [Fayette County]
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      • Belk [Fayette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belk
    • Beaverton [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverton
      • Beaverton [Lamar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 184 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaverton<5>
    • Gu-Win [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gu-Win
      • Gu-Win [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Old Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 173 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gu-Win

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Old Town ...

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

Mentions & References for Old Town

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Fayette County

About Alabama

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Old Town. 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 Fayette, 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 Old Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Old Town) 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 Old Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Old TownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6918, Longitude: -87.8361       In this case, the coordinates for Old Town have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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