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Welcome to Wildwood Shores ...

Wildwood Shores is located in Shelby County.

A typical abbreviation for Wildwood Shores: Wildwood Shrs.

Wildwood Shores is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Wildwood Shores: (205)

Communities near Wildwood Shores ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Calera   [Map]   13,489   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,846   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Columbiana   [Map]   4,539   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jemison   [Map]   2,616   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Montevallo   [Map]   6,723   W   18 miles [29 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   511   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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 Wildwood Shores. 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 Wildwood Shores. 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 Wildwood Shores.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wildwood Shores ...

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

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) Wildwood Shores. 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wildwood Shores. 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: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wildwood Shores - 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Wildwood Shores. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wildwood Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wildwood Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0279, Longitude: -86.5405     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wildwood Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Wildwood Shores.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wildwood Shores.