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Welcome to Rentz Ferry ...

Rentz Ferry is located in Choctaw County<1>.

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

Rentz Ferry is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Rentz Ferry ...

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

  • Demopolis [Marengo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Demopolis
    • Demopolis [Marengo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Rentz Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Demopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Demopolis<5>
  • Linden [Marengo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
    • Linden [Marengo County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Rentz Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,880 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<5>
  • Thomaston [Marengo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomaston
    • Thomaston [Marengo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Rentz Ferry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 381 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
  • Sweet Water [Marengo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweet Water
    • Sweet Water [Marengo County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Rentz Ferry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweet Water have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 244 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweet Water
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pennington [Choctaw County]
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      • Pennington [Choctaw County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Rentz Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennington
    • Providence [Marengo County]
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      • Providence [Marengo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Rentz Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Dayton [Marengo County]
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      • Dayton [Marengo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Rentz Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46 people
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    • Half Acre [Marengo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Half Acre
      • Half Acre [Marengo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Rentz Ferry
      • Former names for Half Acre: Hell's Half Acre and Luther's Store
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Half Acre
    • Pin Hook [Marengo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pin Hook
      • Pin Hook [Marengo County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Rentz Ferry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pin Hook
    • Choctaw City [Choctaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Choctaw City
      • Choctaw City [Choctaw County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Rentz Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Choctaw City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Choctaw City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rentz Ferry ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rentz Ferry. 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 Choctaw, 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 Rentz Ferry - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rentz Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rentz Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2810, Longitude: -87.9425       In this case, the coordinates for Rentz Ferry 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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