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The location of Packards Bend









Welcome to Packards Bend ...

Packards Bend is located in Monroe County.

The location of Packards Bend has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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.<2>.

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

Communities near Packards Bend ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Packards Bend and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Beatrice   [Map]   280   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Camden   [Map]   1,845   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Franklin   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fulton   [Map]   255   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Grove Hill   [Map]   1,456   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lower Peach Tree   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Packards Bend. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Packards Bend.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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 ...

Communities in 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Packards Bend - 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Packards Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Packards Bend.

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