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Welcome to Pronto ...

Pronto is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Pronto is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Pronto: (334)

Communities Also Named Pronto ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pronto - they are located in Nevada and New Mexico.

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

Communities near Pronto ...

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

  • Troy [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Pronto
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Clio [Barbour County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clio
    • Clio [Barbour County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Pronto
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<5>
  • Ariton [Dale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ariton
    • Ariton [Dale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Pronto
    • Estimated population in 2019: 739 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ariton
  • Louisville [Barbour County]
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    • Louisville [Barbour County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Pronto
    • Estimated population in 2019: 462 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goshen [Pike County]
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      • Goshen [Pike County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Pronto
      • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
    • Banks [Pike County]
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      • Banks [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Pronto
      • 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>
    • Blue Springs [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Springs
      • Blue Springs [Barbour County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Pronto
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Springs
    • Mossy Grove Village [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mossy Grove Village
      • Mossy Grove Village [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Pronto
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mossy Grove Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mossy Grove Village
    • Tarentum [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarentum
      • Tarentum [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Pronto
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarentum
    • Tennille [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennille
      • Tennille [Pike County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Pronto
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennille

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pronto ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Pike County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pronto. 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 Pike, 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 Pronto - 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 from Point A (ie- Pronto) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pronto. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7574, Longitude: -85.8174       In this case, the coordinates for Pronto 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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