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Spring Hill, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Spring Hill.

This page contains two sections:

How Far From Spring Hill to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Spring Hill to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Spring Hill to:

  • Brewton [Map], which is the Seat of Escambia County, lies just to the West.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 96 miles [154.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE). If you could drive a straight line from Spring Hill to Montgomery, with an average speed<2>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take three full days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 779 miles [1,253.7 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 31 days and walking would take 45 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,676 miles [10,744 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<4>
  • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba [Map]) is 7,376 miles [11,870.5 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,255 miles [8,457.1 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<6>

Communities Also Named Spring Hill ...

We have found 84 communities that share the name Spring Hill.

Within Alabama, there are 8 communities which are also named Spring Hill. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 76 communities in the United States and Canada - with 83 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other Communities located in Alabama

Communities located beyond Alabama


Other Communities Located In Alabama

Barbour County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Barbour County   [Map]
Distance: About 120 miles [193.1 km] to the Northeast

Butler County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Butler County   [Map]
Distance: About 59 miles [95 km] to the North Northeast

Choctaw County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Choctaw County   [Map]
Distance: About 86 miles [138.4 km] to the Northwest

Conecuh County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Conecuh County   [Map]
Distance: About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast

Cullman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cullman County   [Map]
Distance: About 213 miles [342.8 km] to the North

Mobile County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Mobile County   [Map]
Distance: About 71 miles [114.3 km] to the West Southwest

Pike County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Pike County   [Map]
Distance: About 75 miles [120.7 km] to the East Northeast

Walker County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Walker County   [Map]
Distance: About 200 miles [321.9 km] to the North


Communities Located Beyond Alabama

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Arkansas

Hempstead County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hempstead County   [Map]
Distance: About 421 miles [677.5 km] to the West Northwest

Ouachita County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Ouachita County   [Map]
Distance: About 386 miles [621.2 km] to the West Northwest

California

Nevada County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Nevada County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,986 miles [3,196.2 km] to the West Northwest

Colorado

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,174 miles [1,889.4 km] to the Northwest

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Connecticut

Tolland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Tolland County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,101 miles [1,771.9 km] to the Northeast

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Delaware

Kent County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Kent County   [Map]
Distance: About 850 miles [1,367.9 km] to the Northeast

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Florida

Alachua County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Alachua County   [Map]
Distance: About 282 miles [453.8 km] to the East Southeast

Hernando County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hernando County   [Map]
Distance: About 324 miles [521.4 km] to the East Southeast

Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hillsborough County   [Map]
Distance: About 347 miles [558.4 km] to the Southeast

Leon County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Leon County   [Map]
Distance: About 165 miles [265.5 km] to the East Southeast

Santa Rosa County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Santa Rosa County   [Map]
Distance: About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast

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Georgia

Chatham County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Chatham County   [Map]
Distance: About 356 miles [572.9 km] to the East

Laurens County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Laurens County   [Map]
Distance: About 258 miles [415.2 km] to the East Northeast

Monroe County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Monroe County   [Map]
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 217 miles [349.2 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Montgomery County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<8>
Although located in Montgomery County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Wheeler County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wheeler County   [Map]
Distance: About 261 miles [420 km] to the East Northeast

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Illinois

Whiteside County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Whiteside County   [Map]
Distance: About 744 miles [1,197.4 km] to the North Northwest

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Indiana

Johnson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Johnson County   [Map]
Distance: About 590 miles [949.5 km] to the North

Marion County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Marion County   [Map]
Distance: About 604 miles [972 km] to the North

Vigo County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Vigo County   [Map]
Distance: About 573 miles [922.2 km] to the North

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Iowa

Warren County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Warren County   [Map]
Distance: About 800 miles [1,287.5 km] to the North Northwest

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Kansas

Johnson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Johnson County   [Map]
Distance: About 687 miles [1,105.6 km] to the Northwest

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Kentucky

Hickman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hickman County   [Map]
Distance: About 404 miles [650.2 km] to the North Northwest

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Louisiana

Jackson Parish

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jackson Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 338 miles [544 km] to the West Northwest

Ouachita Parish

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Ouachita Parish
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Ouachita Parish, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Maryland

Baltimore County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Baltimore County   [Map]
Distance: About 824 miles [1,326.1 km] to the Northeast

Charles County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Charles County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 763 miles [1,227.9 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 779 miles [1,253.7 km] to the Northeast

Wicomico County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wicomico County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Wicomico County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Massachusetts

Barnstable County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Barnstable County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Barnstable County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Middlesex County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Middlesex County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,172 miles [1,886.2 km] to the Northeast

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Minnesota

Stearns County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Stearns County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,079 miles [1,736.5 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Benton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Benton County   [Map]
Distance: About 292 miles [469.9 km] to the North Northwest

Lafayette County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lafayette County   [Map]
Distance: About 249 miles [400.7 km] to the North Northwest

Neshoba County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Neshoba County   [Map]
Distance: About 164 miles [263.9 km] to the Northwest

Webster County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Webster County   [Map]
Distance: About 224 miles [360.5 km] to the Northwest

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Missouri

Scott County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Scott County
Although located in Scott County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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New Mexico

Colfax County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Colfax County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Colfax County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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North Carolina

Brunswick County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Brunswick County   [Map]
Distance: About 562 miles [904.5 km] to the East Northeast

Halifax County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Halifax County   [Map]
Distance: About 654 miles [1,052.5 km] to the Northeast

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 386 miles [621.2 km] to the Northeast

Scotland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Scotland County   [Map]
Distance: About 513 miles [825.6 km] to the East Northeast

Wayne County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wayne County   [Map]
Distance: About 601 miles [967.2 km] to the East Northeast

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Oklahoma

Cleveland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cleveland County   [Map]
Distance: About 650 miles [1,046.1 km] to the West Northwest

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Ontario

Our profile page for Spring Hill   [Map]
Distance: About 1,154 miles [1,857.2 km] to the North Northeast

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Pennsylvania

Allegheny County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Allegheny County   [Map]
Distance: About 756 miles [1,216.7 km] to the North Northeast

Bradford County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bradford County   [Map]
Distance: About 946 miles [1,522.4 km] to the Northeast

Cambria County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cambria County   [Map]
Distance: About 792 miles [1,274.6 km] to the North Northeast

Delaware County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Delaware County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Delaware County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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South Carolina

Berkeley County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Berkeley County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 445 miles [716.2 km] to the East Northeast

Horry County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Horry County   [Map]
Distance: About 501 miles [806.3 km] to the East Northeast

Lee County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lee County   [Map]
Distance: About 437 miles [703.3 km] to the East Northeast

Lexington County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lexington County   [Map]
Distance: About 395 miles [635.7 km] to the East Northeast

Richland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Richland County   [Map]
Distance: About 395 miles [635.7 km] to the East Northeast

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Tennessee

Anderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Anderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 377 miles [606.7 km] to the North Northeast

Gibson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gibson County   [Map]
Distance: About 357 miles [574.5 km] to the North Northwest

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 326 miles [524.6 km] to the North Northwest

Henderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Henderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 327 miles [526.3 km] to the North Northwest

Houston County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Houston County   [Map]
Distance: About 362 miles [582.6 km] to the North

White County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, White County   [Map]
Distance: About 351 miles [564.9 km] to the North Northeast

Williamson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Williamson County   [Map]
Distance: About 320 miles [515 km] to the North

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Texas

Bowie County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bowie County   [Map]
Distance: About 477 miles [767.7 km] to the West Northwest

Camp County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Camp County   [Map]
Distance: About 478 miles [769.3 km] to the West Northwest

Denton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Denton County   [Map]
Distance: About 597 miles [960.8 km] to the West Northwest

Fannin County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Fannin County   [Map]
Distance: About 551 miles [886.7 km] to the West Northwest

Gregg County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gregg County   [Map]
Distance: About 466 miles [750 km] to the West Northwest

Guadalupe County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Guadalupe County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Guadalupe County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Lamar County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lamar County
This community is historic.
Although located in Lamar County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Navarro County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Navarro County   [Map]
Distance: About 572 miles [920.5 km] to the West

San Jacinto County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, San Jacinto County   [Map]
Distance: About 486 miles [782.1 km] to the West

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Virginia

Augusta County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Augusta County   [Map]
Distance: About 669 miles [1,076.7 km] to the Northeast

Fairfax County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Fairfax County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Fairfax County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Mecklenburg County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Mecklenburg County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Mecklenburg County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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West Virginia

Harrison County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Harrison County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Harrison County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Kanawha County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Kanawha County   [Map]
Distance: About 583 miles [938.2 km] to the North Northeast

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Wyoming

Albany County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Albany County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Albany County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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The official website for Escambia County: www.co.escambia.al.us/

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







Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Spring Hill. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spring Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1080, Longitude: -87.0352     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.

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<3>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Spring Hill to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.

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<4>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Jerusalem is 313.638 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 308.912 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 310.869 degrees.

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<7>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Spring Hill, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<8>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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