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Mars Hill, Alabama
(Cleburne County)

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Welcome to Mars Hill ...

Mars Hill is located in Cleburne County.

Mars Hill is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: While Mars Hill is in the Central Time Zone, the area just to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Mars Hill: (256) & (938)<2>

Communities near Mars Hill ...

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

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fruithurst   [Map]   282   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Heflin   [Map]   3,499   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Piedmont   [Map]   4,714   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bremen (GA)   [Map]   6,355   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Buchanan (GA)   [Map]   1,156   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cave Spring (GA)   [Map]   1,175   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mars Hill ...

While we believe that this Mars Hill is located in Cleburne County, we know of another 3 Alabama communities named Mars Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chilton, Jefferson and Lauderdale County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 14 communities that are also named Mars Hill - they are located in Arkansas (2), Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi (2), North Carolina and Tennessee (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mars Hill.

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 Mars Hill. 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 Mars Hill. 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 Mars Hill.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mars Hill:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mars Hill ...

Looking for more information about Mars Hill? 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 Mars Hill? 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 Mars Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Mars Hill.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Mars Hill. 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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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 Mars Hill. 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 Mars Hill - 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 Mars Hill.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Mars Hill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mars Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mars Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8401, Longitude: -85.3969     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mars Hill 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 Mars Hill.

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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 Mars Hill.



 
 
 

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