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Smiths Ford, Alabama

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Welcome to Smiths Ford ...

Smiths Ford is located in Bibb County.

Smiths Ford is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Smiths Ford is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Smiths Ford ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Smiths Ford and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Brent   [Map]   4,919   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Brookwood   [Map]   1,827   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,708   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Coaling   [Map]   1,642   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lake View   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Bibb   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Smiths Ford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Smiths Ford - they are located in North Carolina and Oregon.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Smiths Ford. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Smiths Ford. 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 Smiths Ford.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Smiths Ford:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Smiths Ford ...

Looking for more information about Smiths Ford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Smiths Ford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Smiths Ford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Smiths Ford.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Smiths Ford. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Smiths Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Smiths Ford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Smiths Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Smiths Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0462, Longitude: -87.1989     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Smiths Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Smiths Ford.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Smiths Ford.