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Talley, Alabama
(Jackson County)

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The location of Talley

Welcome to Talley ...

So far, we have found very little information about Talley. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Talley to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Talley, please Contact Us.

Talley would have been located within present day Jackson County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Talley is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Talley was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

Talley would have been located in the (256) and (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Talley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Talley and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017<6>
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   S   18 miles [29 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,847   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,071   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,429   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Henagar   [Map]   2,353   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Talley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Talley: This one is located in Jackson County and the other is located in Henry County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 6 communities that are also named Talley - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Talley. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Talley. 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 Talley.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Jackson County

About Alabama

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The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Talley, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Talley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Talley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Talley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5195, Longitude: -85.9814     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Talley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Talley.

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