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Browns Corner, Alabama

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Welcome to Browns Corner ...

Browns Corner is located in Madison County.

A typical abbreviation for Browns Corner: Browns Cor. (or less commonly used: Browns Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Browns Corner for more information about variations on the name of Browns Corner.

Browns Corner is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Browns Corner: (256) & (938)<2>

Communities near Browns Corner ...

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 Browns Corner and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Ardmore   [Map]   1,357   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Athens   [Map]   24,966   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Caro   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Elkmont   [Map]   466   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Harvest   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   190,582   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Browns Corner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Browns Corner - they are located in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Indiana, Maine (3), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, Virginia (3) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Browns Corner.

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 Browns Corner. 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 Browns Corner. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Browns Corner:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Browns Corner ...

Looking for more information about Browns Corner? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Browns Corner? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Browns Corner, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Browns Corner.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Browns Corner. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Browns Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Browns Corner.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browns Corner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9329, Longitude: -86.7136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Browns Corner 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 Browns Corner.

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Browns Corner.


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