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Welcome to Renson ...

Renson is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

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

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

Communities near Renson ...

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

  • Monroeville [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroeville
    • Monroeville [Monroe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Renson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<5>
  • Frisco City [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frisco City
    • Frisco City [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Renson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,153 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frisco City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frisco City<5>
  • Excel [Monroe County]
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    • Excel [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Renson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Excel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Excel
  • Vredenburgh [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vredenburgh
    • Vredenburgh [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Renson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vredenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vredenburgh
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beatrice [Monroe County]
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      • Beatrice [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Renson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beatrice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beatrice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beatrice<5>
    • Repton [Conecuh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Repton
      • Repton [Conecuh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Renson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Repton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Repton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Repton<5>
    • Mexia [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mexia
      • Mexia [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Renson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mexia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mexia
    • Tunnel Springs [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunnel Springs
      • Tunnel Springs [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Renson
      • Former name for Tunnel Springs: Kempsville
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    • Bermuda [Conecuh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bermuda
      • Bermuda [Conecuh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Renson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bermuda
    • Burnt Corn [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnt Corn
      • Burnt Corn [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Renson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnt Corn

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Renson ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Renson. 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 Monroe, 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 Renson - 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- Renson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Renson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5541, Longitude: -87.2839       In this case, the coordinates for Renson 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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