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Welcome to South Gadsden ...

South Gadsden is located in Etowah County.

A typical abbreviation for South Gadsden: S. Gadsden

South Gadsden is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near South Gadsden ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashville   [Map]   2,275   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,865   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,710   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,841   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,135   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hokes Bluff   [Map]   4,277   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 South Gadsden. 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 South Gadsden. 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 South Gadsden.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for South Gadsden:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Gadsden ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) South Gadsden. 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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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

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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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Gadsden - 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 from South Gadsden. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Gadsden) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Gadsden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0018, Longitude: -86.0453     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Gadsden 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 South Gadsden.

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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 South Gadsden.