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Welcome to Zoar ...

Zoar is located in Coffee County<1>.

Zoar is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Zoar: (334)

Communities Also Named Zoar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Zoar - they are located in Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Zoar ...

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

  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Zoar
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<4>
  • Elba [Coffee County]
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    • Elba [Coffee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Zoar
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,811 people
    • Former name for Elba:
    • Bridgeville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elba
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elba<4>
  • Luverne [Crenshaw County]
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    • Luverne [Crenshaw County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Zoar
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,744 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luverne have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luverne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luverne<4>
  • New Brockton [Coffee County]
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    • New Brockton [Coffee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Zoar
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brockton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brockton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Brockton<4>
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    • Brantley [Crenshaw County]
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      • Brantley [Crenshaw County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Zoar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 768 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brantley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brantley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brantley<4>
    • Rutledge [Crenshaw County]
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      • Rutledge [Crenshaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Zoar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutledge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutledge
    • Dozier [Crenshaw County]
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      • Dozier [Crenshaw County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Zoar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dozier have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dozier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dozier<4>
    • Goshen [Pike County]
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      • Goshen [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Zoar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<4>
    • Glenwood [Crenshaw County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Crenshaw County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Zoar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<4>
    • County Line [Covington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for County Line
      • County Line [Covington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Zoar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for County Line have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on County Line

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zoar ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Zoar. 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 Coffee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zoar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Zoar) 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 Zoar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Zoar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zoar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5317, Longitude: -86.1067    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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