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Southside, Alabama
(Limestone County)

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Welcome to Southside ...

Southside is located in Limestone County.

Southside is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Southside ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Southside and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   1,357   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Decatur   [Map]   55,437   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Flint City   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hillsboro   [Map]   519   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   190,582   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   46,962   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Southside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Southside: This one is located in Limestone County and the other is located in Etowah County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 25 communities that are also named Southside - they are located in Arkansas (2), Florida (4), Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Southside. 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 Southside. 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 Southside.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Southside ...

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

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) Southside. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Southside - 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 Southside.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Southside. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7737, Longitude: -86.9645     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Southside 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 Southside.

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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 Southside.



 
 
 

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