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Welcome to Wayside ...

Wayside is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Wayside is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Wayside lies within the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Wayside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Wayside: This one is located in Fayette County and the other is located in Calhoun County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 27 communities that are also named Wayside - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Wayside ...

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

  • Hamilton [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
    • Hamilton [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Wayside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<5>
  • Winfield [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfield
    • Winfield [Marion County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Wayside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,519 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfield<5>
  • Fayette [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette
    • Fayette [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Wayside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,275 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayette<5>
  • Guin [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guin
    • Guin [Marion County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Wayside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,275 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vernon [Lamar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernon
      • Vernon [Lamar County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernon<5>
    • Sulligent [Lamar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulligent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sulligent
      • Sulligent [Lamar County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulligent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sulligent<5>
    • Brilliant [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brilliant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brilliant
      • Brilliant [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 873 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brilliant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brilliant<5>
    • Glen Allen [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Allen
      • Glen Allen [Fayette County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Allen
    • Twin [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin
      • Twin [Marion County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 392 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin
    • Detroit [Lamar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Detroit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Detroit
      • Detroit [Lamar County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Wayside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 220 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Detroit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Detroit<5>

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 Wayside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wayside.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wayside. 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 Wayside.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wayside ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Alabama

About Fayette County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Fayette, 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 Wayside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wayside) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wayside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8782, Longitude: -87.8914       In this case, the coordinates for Wayside 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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