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Welcome to Sanderson Ferry ...

Sanderson Ferry is located in Walker County<1>.

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

Sanderson Ferry is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Sanderson Ferry lies within the (205) area code.

Communities near Sanderson Ferry ...

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

  • Jasper [Walker County]
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    • Jasper [Walker County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Sanderson Ferry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<5>
  • Adamsville [Jefferson County]
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    • Adamsville [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Sanderson Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,281 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adamsville<5>
  • Kimberly [Jefferson County]
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    • Kimberly [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Sanderson Ferry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,593 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<5>
  • Warrior [Jefferson County]
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    • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Sanderson Ferry
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,210 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrior<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sumiton [Walker County]
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      • Sumiton [Walker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Sanderson Ferry
      • Former names for Sumiton: Commercial and Democrat
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,332 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumiton<5>
    • Morris [Jefferson County]
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      • Morris [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Sanderson Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,149 people
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    • Graysville [Jefferson County]
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      • Graysville [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Sanderson Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,092 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graysville<5>
    • Dora [Walker County]
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      • Dora [Walker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Sanderson Ferry
      • Former name for Dora: Sharon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dora<5>
    • Cordova [Walker County]
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      • Cordova [Walker County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Sanderson Ferry
      • Former name for Cordova: Dent
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cordova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cordova<5>
    • Brookside [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
      • Brookside [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Sanderson Ferry
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,329 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sanderson Ferry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Walker County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sanderson Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8062, Longitude: -87.1431       In this case, the coordinates for Sanderson 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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