Alabama State Route 18

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State Route 18

Route information
Maintained by ALDOT
Length61.591 mi[1] (99.121 km)
Major junctions
West end MS 12 at the Mississippi state line west of Vernon
Major intersections SR 17 at Vernon
US 43 / SR 171 at Fayette
SR 107 at Fayette
East end SR 69 at Oakman
Location
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountiesLamar, Fayette, Walker
Highway system
  • Alabama State Highway System
SR 17 SR 19

State Route 18 (SR 18) is a 61.591-mile-long (99.121 km) state highway in northwest Alabama.

Route description

SR 18 begins at the Mississippi state line near Vernon. In Vernon, it junctions with SR 17. It continues on its curvy route east, then southeast to the Fayette County line.

It then junctions with SR 107. It turns south and junctions with SR 96 west. It then junctions with US 43 north and SR 171. It continues southeast with US 43 south. It makes an unusual curve south in Stough. It turns east again and junctions with SR 13. SR 13 continues north independently and continues south with US 43 at this junction. It does not maintain a concurrency past this point. The route passes through Berry and maintains a concurrency with CR 63. After this concurrency ends, SR 18 continues east on its own route. It passes through hilly terrain and crosses into Walker County.

After continuing through hilly terrain for multiple more miles, the route ends in Oakman, just south of Jasper, at SR 69. SR 69 continues north on SR 18's right-of-way at this point and continues south at a new right-of-way.

Major intersections

CountyLocationmi[1]kmDestinationsNotes
Lamar0.000.00
MS 12 west – Columbus
Mississippi state line
Vernon9.8415.84 SR 17 (Pond Street) – Sulligent, Millport
Fayette24.3139.12
SR 107 north
Southern terminus of SR 107
Fayette27.7144.59
SR 96 west – Kennedy, Millport, Reform
Eastern terminus of SR 96
28.6146.04
US 43 north / SR 171 (2nd Avenue) – Airport
Western end of US 43 concurrency
42.1067.75
US 43 south / SR 13 – Eldridge, Tuscaloosa
Eastern end of US 43 concurrency
Walker61.5999.12 SR 69 – Jasper, Cullman, TuscaloosaEastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References

  1. ^ a b "Mileposts/General Highway Maps". Alabama Department of Transportation. Archived from the original on July 27, 2011. Retrieved August 26, 2011.

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