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Welcome to Reeds Ferry ...

Reeds Ferry is located in Walker County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Reeds Ferry: Reeds Fry. (or less commonly used: Reeds Frry.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Reeds Ferry for more information about variations on the name of Reeds Ferry.

Reeds Ferry is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Reeds Ferry lies within the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Reeds Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Reeds Ferry - they are located in Arkansas and New Hampshire.

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

Communities near Reeds Ferry ...

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

  • Hueytown [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hueytown
    • Hueytown [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Reeds Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hueytown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hueytown<4>
  • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardendale
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Reeds Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,177 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<4>
  • Jasper [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
    • Jasper [Walker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Reeds Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,431 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<4>
  • Fairfield [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
    • Fairfield [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Reeds Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County]
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      • Pleasant Grove [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Grove<4>
    • Fultondale [Jefferson County]
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      • Fultondale [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,284 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fultondale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fultondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fultondale<4>
    • Midfield [Jefferson County]
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      • Midfield [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midfield<4>
    • Adamsville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adamsville<4>
    • Kimberly [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimberly
      • Kimberly [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,593 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<4>
    • Warrior [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrior
      • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Reeds Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrior have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrior
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrior<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Reeds Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Walker County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.walkercounty.com/

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 Walker, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Reeds Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Reeds Ferry) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Reeds Ferry. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Reeds Ferry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reeds Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6661, Longitude: -87.1202    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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