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Red Hill, Alabama
(Marshall County)

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Welcome to Red Hill ...

Red Hill is located in Marshall County.

Red Hill is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Red Hill (for example, toward Lyerly (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Red Hill: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near Red Hill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Red Hill and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Altoona   [Map]   924   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Arab   [Map]   8,295   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Blountsville   [Map]   1,697   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cleveland   [Map]   1,315   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Red Hill ...

While we believe that this Red Hill is located in Marshall County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Red Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount and Elmore County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 57 communities that are also named Red Hill - they are located in Arkansas (3), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maryland (3), Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (5), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (7), Tennessee (10), Texas (3), Virginia (6) and West Virginia.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Hill ...

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

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red 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 Red Hill.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2559, Longitude: -86.4242     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red 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 Red 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 Red Hill.


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