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Welcome to Swancott ...

Swancott is primarily located in Limestone County. A portion of Swancott extends into Madison County.

Swancott is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Swancott: (256) & (938)<2>

Communities near Swancott ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Athens   [Map]   25,616   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Decatur   [Map]   54,405   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Falkville   [Map]   1,248   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Flint City   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hartselle   [Map]   14,373   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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 Swancott. 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 Swancott. 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 Swancott.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Swancott ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Swancott. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Swancott) 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 Swancott. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Swancott

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swancott. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5973, Longitude: -86.7886     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Swancott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Swancott.

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