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Welcome to Valley Station ...

Valley Station is located in Shelby County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Valley Station: Valley Sta. (in Canada, 'Stn.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Valley Station is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Valley Station is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

Communities near Valley Station ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Birmingham   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the North (N) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

Vestavia Hills   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

Alabaster   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Valley Station

Bessemer   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

Homewood   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson County

Mountain Brook   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

Helena   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Valley Station

Hueytown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

Calera   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Valley Station

Irondale   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Valley Station

Located in Jefferson County

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

Communities Also Named Valley Station ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Valley Station - they are located in Kentucky, Nova Scotia and Washington.

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

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 Station. 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 Station. 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 Station.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Station ...

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

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About Shelby County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Valley Station. 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 Station - 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 Station) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3437, Longitude: -86.7750     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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