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Welcome to Whitesboro ...

Whitesboro is located in Etowah County.

Whitesboro is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Whitesboro (for example, toward Cave Spring (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities near Whitesboro ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Whitesboro and not the distance as if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Albertville   [Map]   21,392   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Attalla   [Map]   5,827   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,652   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gadsden   [Map]   35,409   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Glencoe   [Map]   5,152   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Whitesboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Whitesboro - they are located in California, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma and Texas.

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

See 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 Whitesboro. 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 Whitesboro. 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 Whitesboro.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitesboro ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Etowah County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/

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


Footnotes ...

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

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- Whitesboro) 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 Whitesboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitesboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitesboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1636, Longitude: -86.0687     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whitesboro.

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