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The location of Port South













Welcome to Port South ...

Port South is located in Shelby County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Port South: Prt. South

Port South is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Port South: (205)

Communities near Port South ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North (N) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Hoover   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Vestavia Hills   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Bessemer   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Homewood   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Pelham   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Port South

Mountain Brook   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Hueytown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Port South

Located in Jefferson County

Calera   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Port South

Chelsea   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Port South

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

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 Port South. 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 Port South. 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 Port South.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port South ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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 Port South - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port South) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port South. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2646, Longitude: -86.8300     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Port South have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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