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U.S. Highway 431 (north and south) and U.S. Highway 82 (east and west) both pass through Eufaula. The old ''Florida Highway,'' U.S. 431, is still the major artery for the eastern part of Alabama and much of North Georgia.

U.S. Highways 280, 231, 27, 29 and 84 are all within 50 miles/80.5 km.

Lakepoint Industrial Park is 60 miles/96 km from Auburn/Opelika via Highway 431.

Barbour County has easy highway and interstate accessibility with Interstates I-185 (45 miles), I-85, I-65, and I-10 within a 90-mile radius.

Eufaula is only 84 miles/135.2 km southeast of Montgomery, 52 miles / 83.7 km north of Dothan, 155 miles/249.4 km southwest of Atlanta, 176 miles/283.2 km southeast of Birmingham and 235 miles/378.2 km northeast of Mobile.

Location

Barbour County, Alabama is strategically located in southeast Alabama, within easy driving distance to Montgomery, Birmingham, Mobile, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Atlanta, Robert Trent Jones Golf Courses and the Gulf Coast.

CityDistance (miles)Distance (km)
Atlanta, GA 155 249
Birmingham, AL 176 283
Charleston, SC 371 597
Chattanooga, TN 267 430
Columbus, GA 46 74
Jackson, MS 330 531
Knoxville, TN 362 583
Memphis, TN 416 669
Montgomery, AL 84 135
Nashville, TN 370 595
New Orleans, LA 395 365
Panama City, FL 135 217

Area Information

  • Time Zone – Eufaula and Barbour County are within the Central Time Zone
  • Climate - Eufaula's mild climate allows for yearlong enjoyment of outdoor activities, hobbies, & festivals.
  • Avg. Annual Precipitation - 52 inches

Community Resources

Eufaula Barbour Chamber of Commerce
333 East Broad Street
334.687.6664
1.800.524.7529
www.eufaulachamber.com

Historic Chattahoochee Commission
Hart House
211 North Eufaula Avenue
(334) 687.9755
Open Mon. - Fri.
www.hcc-al-ga.org

Eufaula Heritage Association
Shorter Mansion
340 North Eufaula Avenue
(334) 687.3793
Open 6 days/week
www.eufaulapilgrimage.com

Eufaula Carnegie Library
217 North Eufaula Avenue
(334) 687.2337
Open Mon. - Sat.
www.ecl.lib.al.us

State Rest Area
Located seven miles South of Eufaula on Hwy 431

U.S. Post Office
540 East Broad Street
(334) 687.3550
www.usps.com

 

Media

Newspapers

The Eufaula Tribune
514 East Barbour Street
P.O. Box 628
(334) 687.3506
www.eufaulatribune.com

The Clayton Record
P.O. Box 69
Clayton, AL 36016
(334) 775.3254

 

Radio
 

WYDK 97.9-FM
1347 S. Eufaula Ave., Suite H
Eufaula, AL 36027
Studio: (334) 616-0979
Fax: (334) 232-7111
www.TheDock979.com

Police

Police

Eufaula Police Department
545 E Barbour Street
Eufaula, AL 36027
(334) 687.1200

Barbour County Sheriff's Office
24 Robertson Airport Road
Clayton, AL 36016
(334) 775.1128
Emergency- (334) 775.3434

 

Transportation

Airport

Eufaula Municipal Airport
1730 North Eufaula Avenue
(334) 687.2051

Car Rentals

Dollar Motor Company
102 S. Eufaula Avenue
(334) 687.9394

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
1210 N. Eufaula Avenue
Reservations: 800.231.2222 or 800.736.8222

 

Town Reports

Information about the cities and towns in Barbour County is available online. Follow the links below to access these reports.