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Shady Acres, Alabama
(Elmore County)

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Welcome to Shady Acres ...

Shady Acres is located in Elmore County<1>.

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

Shady Acres is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Shady Acres: (334)

Communities Also Named Shady Acres ...

While we believe that this Shady Acres is located in Elmore County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Shady Acres. Those communities are located in the following counties: Marshall and Saint Clair County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 13 communities that are also named Shady Acres - they are located in Georgia (2), Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2) and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Shady Acres ...

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

  • Montgomery [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
    • Montgomery [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Shady Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 198,525 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<5>
  • Prattville [Autauga County]
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    • Prattville [Autauga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Shady Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prattville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prattville<5>
  • Wetumpka [Elmore County]
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    • Wetumpka [Elmore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Shady Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,371 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wetumpka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wetumpka<5>
  • Elmore [Elmore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elmore
    • Elmore [Elmore County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Shady Acres
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,348 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elmore<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Deatsville [Elmore County]
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      • Deatsville [Elmore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Shady Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,237 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deatsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deatsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deatsville<5>
    • Autaugaville [Autauga County]
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      • Autaugaville [Autauga County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Shady Acres
      • Estimated population in 2019: 871 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Autaugaville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Autaugaville
    • Melmar [Autauga County]
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      • Melmar [Autauga County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Shady Acres
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    • Boylston [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boylston
      • Boylston [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Shady Acres
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    • Pine Level [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Level
      • Pine Level [Autauga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Shady Acres
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Level
    • Adkin Hill [Elmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adkin Hill
      • Adkin Hill [Elmore County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Shady Acres
      • Adkin Hill has also been known as:
      • Atkins Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adkin Hill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shady Acres ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Elmore County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

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 Elmore, 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 Shady Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shady Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shady Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5065, Longitude: -86.3752       In this case, the coordinates for Shady Acres 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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