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Piedmont, Alabama
(Madison County)

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The location of Piedmont

Welcome to Piedmont ...

Piedmont is located in Madison County.

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

Piedmont is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Piedmont, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Piedmont: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Piedmont ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Piedmont and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Big Cove   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
English Village   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Gurley   [Map]   781   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Madison   [Map]   48,861   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mooresville   [Map]   59   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,842   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Piedmont ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 35 communities that are also named Piedmont - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

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 Piedmont. 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 Piedmont. 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 Piedmont. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Piedmont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County:

The official website for State of Alabama:

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 Piedmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Piedmont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Piedmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7006, Longitude: -86.5769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Piedmont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Piedmont.

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