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Welcome to Prairie Bluff ...

Prairie Bluff is located in Wilcox County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Prairie Bluff: Prairie Blf. (or less commonly used: Prairie Bluf.)

Prairie Bluff is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Prairie Bluff ...

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

  • Camden [Wilcox County]
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    • Camden [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,765 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden<5>
  • Pine Hill [Wilcox County]
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    • Pine Hill [Wilcox County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Prairie Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 852 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Hill
  • Thomaston [Marengo County]
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    • Thomaston [Marengo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Prairie Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 381 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
  • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County]
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    • Yellow Bluff [Wilcox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Prairie Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellow Bluff
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Orrville [Dallas County]
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      • Orrville [Dallas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Prairie Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orrville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orrville<5>
    • Catherine [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catherine
      • Catherine [Wilcox County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Prairie Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catherine
    • Alberta [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberta
      • Alberta [Wilcox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Prairie Bluff
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alberta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberta
    • Boykin [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boykin
      • Boykin [Wilcox County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boykin
    • Safford [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Safford
      • Safford [Dallas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Prairie Bluff
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Safford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Safford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Safford<5>
    • Anne Manie [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anne Manie
      • Anne Manie [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Prairie Bluff
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anne Manie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anne Manie

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prairie Bluff ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Prairie Bluff. 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 Wilcox, 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 Prairie Bluff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Prairie Bluff) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prairie Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1343, Longitude: -87.4036       In this case, the coordinates for Prairie Bluff 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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