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Welcome to Wallace ...

Wallace is located in Escambia County<1>.

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

Wallace is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Wallace: (251)

Communities Also Named Wallace ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Wallace - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Wallace ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wallace.

  • Brewton [Escambia County]
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    • Brewton [Escambia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Wallace
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,210 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brewton<5>
  • East Brewton [Escambia County]
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    • East Brewton [Escambia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Wallace
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brewton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brewton<5>
  • Century [Escambia County]
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    • Century [Escambia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Wallace
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,846 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Century<5>
  • Flomaton [Escambia County]
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    • Flomaton [Escambia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Wallace
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,393 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flomaton<5>
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    • Frisco City [Monroe County]
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      • Frisco City [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,153 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frisco City<5>
    • Jay [Santa Rosa County]
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      • Jay [Santa Rosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 634 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jay<5>
    • Excel [Monroe County]
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      • Excel [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Excel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Castleberry [Conecuh County]
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      • Castleberry [Conecuh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castleberry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Repton [Conecuh County]
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      • Repton [Conecuh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Repton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Repton<5>
    • Riverview [Escambia County]
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      • Riverview [Escambia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Wallace
      • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wallace. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wallace.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wallace. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wallace.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wallace. See our Newspapers Page for Wallace.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wallace ...

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

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About Escambia County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Escambia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wallace - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Wallace) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wallace. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2096, Longitude: -87.2183       In this case, the coordinates for Wallace have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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