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Welcome to Postoak ...

Postoak is located in Bullock County<1>.

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

Postoak is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Postoak lies within the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Postoak ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Postoak - they are located in Tennessee and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Postoak ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Postoak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Union Springs [Bullock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Springs
    • Union Springs [Bullock County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Postoak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,410 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Springs<5>
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brundidge
    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Postoak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<5>
  • Midway [Bullock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
    • Midway [Bullock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Postoak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 466 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Banks [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Postoak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
    • Inverness [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
      • Inverness [Bullock County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Postoak
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Perote [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perote
      • Perote [Bullock County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Postoak
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perote have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perote
    • Needmore [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needmore
      • Needmore [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Postoak
      • Former name for Needmore:
      • Rough Log
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Needmore
    • Smuteye [Bullock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smuteye
      • Smuteye [Bullock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Postoak
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smuteye
    • Orion [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orion
      • Orion [Pike County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Postoak
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orion

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Postoak ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Bullock County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Bullock, 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 Postoak - 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- Postoak) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Postoak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0010, Longitude: -85.8200       In this case, the coordinates for Postoak 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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