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Welcome to Skyline ...

The town of Skyline is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Skyline has a population of 838 people<3> (see below for details).

Skyline is 1,620 feet [494 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Area codes for Skyline: (256) and (938)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Skyline had an population of 838 people. This is a decrease of 1.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Skyline had a population of 851 people. This makes Skyline the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Skyline represents 0.02% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 272nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 851 people, the population of Skyline has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 843 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Skyline.

Communities Also Named Skyline ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Skyline - they are located in Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Skyline ...

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

  • Scottsboro [Jackson County]
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    • Scottsboro [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Skyline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsboro<7>
  • Stevenson [Jackson County]
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    • Stevenson [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Skyline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,951 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stevenson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stevenson<7>
  • Hollywood [Jackson County]
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    • Hollywood [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Skyline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 984 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollywood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollywood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollywood<7>
  • Huntland [Franklin County]
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    • Huntland [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Skyline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 844 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntland<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gurley [Madison County]
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      • Gurley [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 812 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gurley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gurley<7>
    • Section [Jackson County]
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      • Section [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 740 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Section<7>
    • Woodville [Jackson County]
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      • Woodville [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 723 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodville<7>
    • Pisgah [Jackson County]
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      • Pisgah [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 692 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pisgah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisgah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pisgah<7>
    • Hytop [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hytop
      • Hytop [Jackson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 422 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hytop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pleasant Groves [Jackson County]
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      • Pleasant Groves [Jackson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Skyline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 404 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Groves have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Groves

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Skyline ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Jackson County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Skyline. 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 Jackson, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Skyline.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Skyline - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<6>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- Skyline) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Skyline. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Skyline

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skyline. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8214, Longitude: -86.1184       In this case, the coordinates for Skyline have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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