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Welcome to Shelby Springs ...

Shelby Springs is located in Shelby County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Shelby Springs: Shelby Spgs. (or less commonly used: Shelby Spngs. or Shelby Sprngs.)

Shelby Springs is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Shelby Springs is within the (205) area code.

Communities near Shelby Springs ...

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

  • Hoover [Jefferson County]
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    • Hoover [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Shelby Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 85,768 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoover<5>
  • Alabaster [Shelby County]
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    • Alabaster [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Shelby Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,487 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alabaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alabaster<5>
  • Pelham [Shelby County]
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    • Pelham [Shelby County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Shelby Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelham<5>
  • Helena [Shelby County]
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    • Helena [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Shelby Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,925 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chelsea [Shelby County]
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      • Chelsea [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2015: 12,059 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelsea<5>
    • Montevallo [Shelby County]
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      • Montevallo [Shelby County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montevallo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Columbiana [Shelby County]
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      • Columbiana [Shelby County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbiana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jemison [Chilton County]
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      • Jemison [Chilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,672 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jemison<5>
    • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County]
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      • Indian Springs Village [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Springs Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Thorsby [Chilton County]
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      • Thorsby [Chilton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Shelby Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,057 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thorsby<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 Shelby Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shelby Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shelby Springs ...

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

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About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shelby Springs. 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 Shelby Springs - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shelby Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shelby Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1351, Longitude: -86.6867       In this case, the coordinates for Shelby Springs 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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