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Welcome to Saint Elmo ...

Saint Elmo is located in Mobile County.

A typical abbreviation for Saint Elmo: St. Elmo

Saint Elmo is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Saint Elmo: (251)

The ZIP code for Saint Elmo: 36568<2>

Communities near Saint Elmo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bayou La Batre   [Map]   2,512   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bellefontaine   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dauphin Island   [Map]   1,269   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grand Bay   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Mobile   [Map]   190,265   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Semmes   [Map]   4,934   N   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint Elmo.

Communities Also Named Saint Elmo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Saint Elmo - they are located in California, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Ontario (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Elmo. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Elmo. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Elmo.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Elmo:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Elmo ...

Looking for more information about Saint Elmo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Saint Elmo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Saint Elmo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Elmo.

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

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Elmo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Saint Elmo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Elmo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Saint Elmo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Elmo) 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 Saint Elmo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Elmo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Elmo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5035, Longitude: -88.2542     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Elmo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Elmo.

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