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Where is Anniston Located in Alabama, USA

Anniston is the county seat of Calhoun County in northeastern Alabama. 'The Model City' was first inhabited in April 1872 and was incorporated on July 3, 1883.
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Location : Anniston Latitude : 33.66N Longitude : 85.83W

Where is Anniston located in Alabama
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  Facts About Anniston  
City Name Anniston
ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
Area45.7 sq mi (118.4 km2)
Population22,666 (2013)
Lat Long33°39′40″N 85°50′00″W
Official LanguageEnglish.
Calling Code256
Time ZoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6) Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Nearest AirportAnniston Metropolitan Airport
CurrencyUnited State Dollar (USD)

How to Reach Anniston:

Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) lies roughly 62 miles west of the city. Anniston station is served by Amtrak's Cresent that runs between New York City and New Orleans, Louisiana. Interstate 20 passes through the city of Oxford, just south of the city. U.S. Highway 431, State Route 202, and State Route 21 are other roads to enter Anniston.

Things to Do in Anniston:

  • Shop till you drop at The Quintard Mall

  • Take a self-guided walking tour of Freedom Riders Civil Rights Heritage Trail

  • Discover the outdoors on Coldwater Mountain Bike Trail

  • Catch a symphony at Fort McClellan

  • Pay homage to Alabama’s Vietnam veterans at Centennial Memorial Park

  • Buy home-grown fruits and fresh vegetables at Downtown Market at Market Way

  • Explore the African wilderness and Egyptian mysteries in Anniston Museum of Natural History

  • Stare at Napoleon's china, Adolf Hitler’s silver tea set, and Asian artifacts in Berman Museum

  • Throw a high flush strike at Anniston Bowling Center

  • Make a hole in one at Putt-Putt Fun Center

  • Admire the Romanesque architecture of Crowan Cottage

  • Check out country's largest office chair

  • Stretch your legs on Pinhoti Hiking Trail

  • Enjoy wine tastings on Thursday evenings at Tyson Fine Wine & Things and White Oak Vineyards

  • Last Updated On: April 20, 2016

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