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Welcome to Scant City ...

Scant City is located in Marshall County<1>.

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

Scant City is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Scant City: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities near Scant City ...

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

  • Albertville [Marshall County]
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    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Scant City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<6>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boaz
    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Scant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<6>
  • Guntersville [Marshall County]
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    • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Scant City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<6>
  • Arab [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arab
    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Scant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Hope [Madison County]
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      • New Hope [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Scant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,916 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Hope<6>
    • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County]
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      • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Scant City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owens' Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,129 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owens' Cross Roads
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owens' Cross Roads<6>
    • Grant [Marshall County]
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      • Grant [Marshall County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Scant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grant<6>
    • Snead [Blount County]
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      • Snead [Blount County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Scant City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snead<6>
    • Holly Pond [Cullman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Pond
      • Holly Pond [Cullman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Scant City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 826 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Pond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Pond<6>
    • Douglas [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Douglas
      • Douglas [Marshall County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Scant City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Douglas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 778 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scant City ...

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

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About Marshall County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

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 Marshall, 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 Scant City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Scant City) 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 Scant City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scant City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scant City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3623, Longitude: -86.4236       In this case, the coordinates for Scant City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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