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Welcome to Spain Ford ...

Spain Ford is located in Winston County.

Spain Ford is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Spain Ford ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Addison   [Map]   738   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Arley   [Map]   350   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Carbon Hill   [Map]   1,964   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Double Springs   [Map]   1,051   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Eldridge   [Map]   127   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,074   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spain Ford ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Spain 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spain 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Spain Ford. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spain Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spain Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0365, Longitude: -87.3783     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spain 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 Spain 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 Spain Ford.