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Welcome to Shady Grove ...

Shady Grove is located in Clay County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Shady Grove: Shady Grv.

Shady Grove is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Shady Grove: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Shady Grove ...

While we believe that this Shady Grove is located in Clay County, we know of another 7 Alabama communities named Shady Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coffee, Colbert, Etowah, Franklin, Jefferson, Pike and Washington County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 106 communities that are also named Shady Grove - they are located in Arkansas (12), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (8), Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (4), Louisiana (3), Maryland, Mississippi (9), Missouri (4), New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma (4), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (17), Texas (14), Utah, Virginia (7) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Shady Grove ...

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

  • Talladega [Talladega County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talladega
    • Talladega [Talladega County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Shady Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talladega<6>
  • Alexander City [Tallapoosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexander City
    • Alexander City [Tallapoosa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Shady Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexander City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexander City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexander City<6>
  • Sylacauga [Talladega County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylacauga
    • Sylacauga [Talladega County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Shady Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylacauga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylacauga<6>
  • Lineville [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lineville
    • Lineville [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Shady Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,249 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lineville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lineville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashland [Clay County]
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      • Ashland [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Goodwater [Coosa County]
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      • Goodwater [Coosa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodwater<6>
    • New Site [Tallapoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Site
      • New Site [Tallapoosa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 760 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Site
    • Oak Grove [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove
      • Oak Grove [Talladega County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Waldo [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldo
      • Waldo [Talladega County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Kellyton [Coosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kellyton
      • Kellyton [Coosa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Shady Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 198 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kellyton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shady Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Clay County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Clay, 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 Grove - 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- Shady Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shady Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1690, Longitude: -86.0061       In this case, the coordinates for Shady Grove 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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