A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Tyler, Alabama

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other AL

The location of Tyler

Welcome to Tyler ...

Tyler is located in Dallas County.

The location of Tyler has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Tyler is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Tyler is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

The ZIP code for Tyler: 36785<3>

Communities near Tyler ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Autaugaville   [Map]   855   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Benton   [Map]   43   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gordonville   [Map]   289   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lowndesboro   [Map]   100   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mosses   [Map]   914   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Tyler ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Tyler - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), Texas, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Tyler. 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 Tyler. 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 Tyler.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tyler ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Tyler, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tyler.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Alabama

About Dallas County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tyler - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Tyler). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tyler or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tyler) 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 Tyler. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tyler

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tyler. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3393, Longitude: -86.8797     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tyler have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tyler.

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2018
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019