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Welcome to Scottsdale ...

Scottsdale is located in Shelby County<1>.

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

Scottsdale is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Scottsdale: (205)

Communities Also Named Scottsdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Scottsdale - they are located in Arizona, North Carolina and Utah.

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

Communities near Scottsdale ...

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

  • Hoover [Jefferson County]
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    • Hoover [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Scottsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 85,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoover<5>
  • Vestavia Hills [Jefferson County]
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    • Vestavia Hills [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Scottsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,413 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vestavia Hills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vestavia Hills<5>
  • Bessemer [Jefferson County]
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    • Bessemer [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Scottsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,472 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bessemer<5>
  • Homewood [Jefferson County]
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    • Homewood [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Scottsdale
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,377 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homewood<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pelham [Shelby County]
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      • Pelham [Shelby County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Scottsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,911 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelham<5>
    • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County]
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      • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Scottsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Brook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,297 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Brook<5>
    • Helena [Shelby County]
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      • Helena [Shelby County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Scottsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,925 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<5>
    • Hueytown [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hueytown
      • Hueytown [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Scottsdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,322 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hueytown<5>
    • Calera [Shelby County]
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      • Calera [Shelby County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Scottsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calera have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calera
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calera<5>
    • Chelsea [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelsea
      • Chelsea [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Scottsdale
      • Estimated population in 2015: 12,059 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelsea
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelsea<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scottsdale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.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 Shelby, 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 Scottsdale - 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- Scottsdale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scottsdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2090, Longitude: -86.8208       In this case, the coordinates for Scottsdale 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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