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Welcome to Joe Shingler ...

So far, we have found very little information about Joe Shingler. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Joe Shingler to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Joe Shingler, please Contact Us.




Joe Shingler would have been located within present day Miller County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Joe Shingler is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Joe Shingler was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Joe Shingler (for example, toward Gordon (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Joe Shingler would have been located in the (229) area code.

Communities near Joe Shingler ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Joe Shingler and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Columbia (AL)   [Map]   729   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gordon (AL)   [Map]   327   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Arlington   [Map]   1,380   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Blakely   [Map]   4,702   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brinson   [Map]   208   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Colquitt   [Map]   1,910   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

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 Joe Shingler. 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 Joe Shingler. 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 Joe Shingler.

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

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We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Joe Shingler no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Joe Shingler, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joe Shingler - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Joe Shingler. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Joe Shingler) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joe Shingler. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1974, Longitude: -84.8308     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Joe Shingler have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Joe Shingler.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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