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Welcome to Pilgrims Rest ...

Pilgrims Rest is located in Etowah County.

Pilgrims Rest is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Pilgrims Rest (for example, toward Cedartown (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Pilgrims Rest lies within the (256) area code.

Communities near Pilgrims Rest ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pilgrims Rest and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashville   [Map]   2,291   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,827   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,409   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,152   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Hokes Bluff   [Map]   4,269   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,612   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pilgrims Rest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Pilgrims Rest - they are located in Arkansas (2), Mississippi, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Pilgrims Rest. 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 Pilgrims Rest. 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 Pilgrims Rest.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pilgrims Rest ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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


Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pilgrims Rest. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pilgrims Rest

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pilgrims Rest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9165, Longitude: -86.0130     [Map].

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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 Pilgrims Rest.

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