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Welcome to Owens ...

Owens is located in Pickens County.

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

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

The area code for Owens: (205)

Communities near Owens ...

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

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Aliceville   [Map]   2,335   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   968   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ethelsville   [Map]   73   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gordo   [Map]   1,644   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kennedy   [Map]   428   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
McMullen   [Map]   9   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Owens ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Owens: This one is located in Pickens County and the other is located in Etowah County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 24 communities that are also named Owens - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina (4), Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (3) and West Virginia.

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

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 Owens. 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 Owens. 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 Owens.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Owens ...

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

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

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Owens - 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 'straight-line' distance beginning in Owens. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Owens) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owens. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3085, Longitude: -88.0597     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Owens 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 Owens.

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