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Welcome to Packards Bend ...

Packards Bend is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Packards Bend: Packards Bnd.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Packards Bend for more information about variations on the name of Packards Bend.

Packards Bend is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Packards Bend ...

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

  • Thomasville [Clarke County]
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    • Thomasville [Clarke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Packards Bend
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,836 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomasville<5>
  • Camden [Wilcox County]
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    • Camden [Wilcox County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Packards Bend
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,765 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden<5>
  • Grove Hill [Clarke County]
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    • Grove Hill [Clarke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Packards Bend
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,738 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove Hill<5>
  • Pine Hill [Wilcox County]
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    • Pine Hill [Wilcox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Packards Bend
    • Estimated population in 2019: 852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Vredenburgh [Monroe County]
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      • Vredenburgh [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Packards Bend
      • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vredenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Beatrice [Monroe County]
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      • Beatrice [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Packards Bend
      • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beatrice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beatrice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beatrice<5>
    • Fulton [Clarke County]
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      • Fulton [Clarke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Packards Bend
      • Estimated population in 2019: 246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
    • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County]
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      • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Packards Bend
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County]
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      • Lower Peach Tree [Wilcox County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Packards Bend
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Peach Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Franklin [Monroe County]
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      • Franklin [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Packards Bend
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Packards Bend ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Monroe County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Packards Bend. 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 Monroe, 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 Packards Bend - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Packards Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Packards Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7760, Longitude: -87.4894       In this case, the coordinates for Packards Bend 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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