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Welcome to Alabam ...

Alabam is located in Madison County<1>.

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

Alabam is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Alabam to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alabam in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alabam was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alabam on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Alabam ...

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

  • Berryville [Carroll County]
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    • Berryville [Carroll County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Alabam
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<5>
  • Green Forest [Carroll County]
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    • Green Forest [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Alabam
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,749 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green Forest<5>
  • Huntsville [Madison County]
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    • Huntsville [Madison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Alabam
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,569 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<5>
  • Eureka Springs [Carroll County]
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    • Eureka Springs [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Alabam
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,106 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eureka Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eureka Springs<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goshen [Washington County]
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      • Goshen [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Alabam
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen<5>
    • Hindsville [Madison County]
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      • Hindsville [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Alabam
      • Estimated population in 2019: 65 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hindsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hindsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hindsville<5>
    • Marble [Madison County]
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      • Marble [Madison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Alabam
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    • Metalton [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Metalton
      • Metalton [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alabam
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    • Dryfork [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dryfork
      • Dryfork [Carroll County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Alabam
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dryfork
    • Kingston [Madison County]
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      • Kingston [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alabam
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<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 Alabam. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alabam.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alabam ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Madison, 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 Alabam - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alabam) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alabam. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1526, Longitude: -93.6813       In this case, the coordinates for Alabam 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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