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Ridgewood, Alabama
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Welcome to Ridgewood ...

Ridgewood is located in Pike County<1>.

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

Ridgewood is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Ridgewood lies within the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Ridgewood ...

While we believe that this Ridgewood is located in Pike County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Ridgewood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Jefferson and Madison County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 42 communities that are also named Ridgewood - they are located in California, Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (4), Illinois (2), Indiana, Louisiana (2), Maryland, New Jersey, New York (3), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (3) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ridgewood ...

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

  • Luverne [Crenshaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luverne
    • Luverne [Crenshaw County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Ridgewood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luverne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,744 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luverne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luverne<5>
  • Brundidge [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brundidge
    • Brundidge [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgewood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brundidge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brundidge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brundidge<5>
  • Ariton [Dale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ariton
    • Ariton [Dale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 739 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ariton
  • Goshen [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goshen
    • Goshen [Pike County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ridgewood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ridgewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<5>
    • Banks [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Ridgewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banks<5>
    • Petrey [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petrey
      • Petrey [Crenshaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Ridgewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petrey
    • Mossy Grove Village [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mossy Grove Village
      • Mossy Grove Village [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Ridgewood
      • 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
    • Needmore [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needmore
      • Needmore [Pike County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Ridgewood
      • Former name for Needmore: Rough Log
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Needmore
    • Youngblood [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngblood
      • Youngblood [Pike County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ridgewood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngblood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Pike County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7921, Longitude: -85.9402       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgewood 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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