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Welcome to Shannon Glen ...

Shannon Glen is located in Shelby County.

The location of Shannon Glen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Shannon Glen is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Shannon Glen is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Shannon Glen ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the North (N) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Hoover   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Vestavia Hills   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Bessemer   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Homewood   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Pelham   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shannon Glen

Mountain Brook   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Hueytown   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Shannon Glen

Located in Jefferson County

Calera   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Shannon Glen

Chelsea   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Shannon Glen

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Shannon Glen.

Communities Also Named Shannon Glen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Shannon Glen - it's located in Georgia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shannon Glen. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shannon Glen. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shannon Glen.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Shannon Glen:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shannon Glen ...

Looking for more information about Shannon Glen? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shannon Glen. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shannon Glen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Shannon Glen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shannon Glen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2751, Longitude: -86.8417     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shannon Glen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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