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The location of Valley Forge













Welcome to Valley Forge ...

Valley Forge is located in Shelby County.

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

Valley Forge is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Valley Forge: (205)

Communities near Valley Forge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North (N) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Hoover   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Vestavia Hills   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Bessemer   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Homewood   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Pelham   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Valley Forge

Mountain Brook   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Hueytown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Valley Forge

Located in Jefferson County

Calera   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Valley Forge

Chelsea   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Valley Forge

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

Communities Also Named Valley Forge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Valley Forge - they are located in Georgia, Kansas, Missouri (2), Pennsylvania (2) and Tennessee.

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

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 Valley Forge. 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 Valley Forge. 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 Valley Forge.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Forge ...

Looking for more information about Valley Forge? 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.

Looking for more information about Valley Forge? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Valley Forge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Valley Forge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Shelby County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/

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

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.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valley Forge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Forge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2548, Longitude: -86.8353     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley Forge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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