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Welcome to Payne Ferry ...

Payne Ferry is located in Walker County<1>.

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

Payne Ferry is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Payne Ferry: (205)

Communities near Payne Ferry ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Payne Ferry.

  • Hueytown [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hueytown
    • Hueytown [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Payne Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hueytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hueytown<5>
  • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardendale
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Payne Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,177 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<5>
  • Jasper [Walker County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
    • Jasper [Walker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Payne Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<5>
  • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Grove
    • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Payne Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,604 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Grove<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Adamsville [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adamsville<5>
    • Sumiton [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumiton
      • Sumiton [Walker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,332 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumiton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumiton<5>
    • Morris [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morris
      • Morris [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,149 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morris
    • Graysville [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graysville
      • Graysville [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,092 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graysville<5>
    • Dora [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dora
      • Dora [Walker County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dora<5>
    • Cordova [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cordova
      • Cordova [Walker County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Payne Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cordova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cordova<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Payne Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Walker County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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 Walker, 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 Payne Ferry - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Payne Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Payne Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7023, Longitude: -87.1436       In this case, the coordinates for Payne Ferry 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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