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Welcome to Vinegar Bend ...

Vinegar Bend is located in Washington County.

A typical abbreviation for Vinegar Bend: Vinegar Bnd.

Vinegar Bend is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Vinegar Bend lies within the (251) area code.

The ZIP code for Vinegar Bend: 36584<2>

Communities near Vinegar Bend ...

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   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Chatom   [Map]   1,231   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Citronelle   [Map]   3,885   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fruitdale   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
McIntosh   [Map]   225   E   18 miles [29 km]
Sims Chapel   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tibbie   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

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 Vinegar Bend. 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 Vinegar Bend. 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 Vinegar Bend.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vinegar Bend ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Vinegar Bend. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>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 Vinegar Bend). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vinegar Bend or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Vinegar Bend. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vinegar Bend) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vinegar Bend. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vinegar Bend

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vinegar Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2632, Longitude: -88.3455     [Map].

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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 Vinegar Bend.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Vinegar Bend.