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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 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:

  • Mobile [Map], which is the Seat of Mobile County, lies just to the East.
  • Montgomery [Map], which is the State Capital of Alabama, lies 158 miles [254.3 km] to the Northeast (NE). 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 three hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 9 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 7 days.
  • The White House (Washington, DC [Map]) is 845 miles [1,359.9 km] to the Northeast (NE). Driving would take just about two full days, a buggy would take 33 days and walking would take 48 days.
  • The shortest distance<3> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock [Map]) is 6,743 miles [10,851.8 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 7,444 miles [11,980 km] and it lies to the Northeast (NE).<5>
  • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican [Map]) is 5,323 miles [8,566.5 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 190 miles [305.8 km] to the East Northeast

Butler County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Butler County   [Map]
Distance: About 122 miles [196.3 km] to the Northeast

Choctaw County

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

Conecuh County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Conecuh County   [Map]
Distance: About 92 miles [148.1 km] to the East Northeast

Cullman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cullman County   [Map]
Distance: About 251 miles [403.9 km] to the North Northeast

Escambia County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Escambia County   [Map]
Distance: About 71 miles [114.3 km] to the East Northeast

Pike County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Pike County   [Map]
Distance: About 145 miles [233.4 km] to the East Northeast

Walker County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Walker County   [Map]
Distance: About 228 miles [366.9 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 378 miles [608.3 km] to the Northwest

Ouachita County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Ouachita County   [Map]
Distance: About 345 miles [555.2 km] to the Northwest

California

Nevada County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Nevada County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,940 miles [3,122.1 km] to the West Northwest

Colorado

Jefferson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jefferson County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,138 miles [1,831.4 km] to the Northwest

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Connecticut

Tolland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Tolland County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,167 miles [1,878.1 km] to the Northeast

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Delaware

Kent County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Kent County   [Map]
Distance: About 917 miles [1,475.8 km] to the Northeast

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Florida

Alachua County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Alachua County   [Map]
Distance: About 339 miles [545.6 km] to the East

Hernando County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hernando County   [Map]
Distance: About 369 miles [593.8 km] to the East Southeast

Hillsborough County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hillsborough County   [Map]
Distance: About 388 miles [624.4 km] to the East Southeast

Leon County

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

Santa Rosa County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Santa Rosa County   [Map]
Distance: About 71 miles [114.3 km] to the East

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Georgia

Chatham County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Chatham County   [Map]
Distance: About 426 miles [685.6 km] to the East Northeast

Laurens County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Laurens County   [Map]
Distance: About 329 miles [529.5 km] to the East Northeast

Monroe County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Monroe County   [Map]
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 287 miles [461.9 km] to the East 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 331 miles [532.7 km] to the East Northeast

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Illinois

Whiteside County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Whiteside County   [Map]
Distance: About 761 miles [1,224.7 km] to the North

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Indiana

Johnson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Johnson County   [Map]
Distance: About 626 miles [1,007.4 km] to the North

Marion County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Marion County   [Map]
Distance: About 640 miles [1,030 km] to the North

Vigo County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Vigo County   [Map]
Distance: About 603 miles [970.4 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 672 miles [1,081.5 km] to the North Northwest

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Kentucky

Hickman County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Hickman County   [Map]
Distance: About 419 miles [674.3 km] to the North

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Louisiana

Jackson Parish

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Jackson Parish   [Map]
Distance: About 284 miles [457.1 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 889 miles [1,430.7 km] to the Northeast

Charles County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Charles County   [Map]
This community is historic.
Distance: About 830 miles [1,335.8 km] to the Northeast

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Montgomery County   [Map]
Distance: About 844 miles [1,358.3 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 1,238 miles [1,992.4 km] to the Northeast

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Minnesota

Stearns County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Stearns County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,085 miles [1,746.1 km] to the North Northwest

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Mississippi

Benton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Benton County   [Map]
Distance: About 298 miles [479.6 km] to the North

Lafayette County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lafayette County   [Map]
Distance: About 250 miles [402.3 km] to the North Northwest

Neshoba County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Neshoba County   [Map]
Distance: About 150 miles [241.4 km] to the North Northwest

Webster County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Webster County   [Map]
Distance: About 218 miles [350.8 km] to the North 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 634 miles [1,020.3 km] to the East Northeast

Halifax County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Halifax County   [Map]
Distance: About 723 miles [1,163.6 km] to the Northeast

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 450 miles [724.2 km] to the Northeast

Scotland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Scotland County   [Map]
Distance: About 584 miles [939.9 km] to the East Northeast

Wayne County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Wayne County   [Map]
Distance: About 671 miles [1,079.9 km] to the East Northeast

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Oklahoma

Cleveland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cleveland County   [Map]
Distance: About 607 miles [976.9 km] to the West Northwest

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Ontario

Our profile page for Spring Hill   [Map]
Distance: About 1,212 miles [1,950.5 km] to the North Northeast

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Pennsylvania

Allegheny County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Allegheny County   [Map]
Distance: About 813 miles [1,308.4 km] to the North Northeast

Bradford County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bradford County   [Map]
Distance: About 1,008 miles [1,622.2 km] to the Northeast

Cambria County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Cambria County   [Map]
Distance: About 853 miles [1,372.8 km] to the 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 516 miles [830.4 km] to the East Northeast

Horry County

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

Lee County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lee County   [Map]
Distance: About 508 miles [817.5 km] to the East Northeast

Lexington County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Lexington County   [Map]
Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the East Northeast

Richland County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Richland County   [Map]
Distance: About 465 miles [748.3 km] to the East Northeast

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Tennessee

Anderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Anderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 433 miles [696.8 km] to the North Northeast

Gibson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gibson County   [Map]
Distance: About 369 miles [593.8 km] to the North

Haywood County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Haywood County   [Map]
Distance: About 334 miles [537.5 km] to the North

Henderson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Henderson County   [Map]
Distance: About 344 miles [553.6 km] to the North

Houston County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Houston County   [Map]
Distance: About 390 miles [627.6 km] to the North

White County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, White County   [Map]
Distance: About 399 miles [642.1 km] to the North Northeast

Williamson County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Williamson County   [Map]
Distance: About 355 miles [571.3 km] to the North

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Texas

Bowie County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Bowie County   [Map]
Distance: About 431 miles [693.6 km] to the West Northwest

Camp County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Camp County   [Map]
Distance: About 427 miles [687.2 km] to the West Northwest

Denton County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Denton County   [Map]
Distance: About 545 miles [877.1 km] to the West Northwest

Fannin County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Fannin County   [Map]
Distance: About 501 miles [806.3 km] to the West Northwest

Gregg County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Gregg County   [Map]
Distance: About 412 miles [663 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 512 miles [824 km] to the West Northwest

San Jacinto County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, San Jacinto County   [Map]
Distance: About 420 miles [675.9 km] to the West

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Virginia

Augusta County

Our profile page for Spring Hill, Augusta County   [Map]
Distance: About 733 miles [1,179.6 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 641 miles [1,031.6 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance 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: 30.6985, Longitude: -88.1389     [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 314.25 degrees.

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<5>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to Mecca is 309.566 degrees.

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<6>The calculated bearing (or the angle) to the Vatican is 311.361 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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