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Spruce Pine, Alabama

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Welcome to Spruce Pine ...

Spruce Pine is located in Franklin County.

Spruce Pine is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Spruce Pine: 35585<3>

Communities near Spruce Pine ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Spruce Pine and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2015<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bear Creek   [Map]   1,047   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Belgreen   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Boar Tush   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hackleburg   [Map]   1,486   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Haleyville   [Map]   4,088   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hodges   [Map]   285   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Spruce Pine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Spruce Pine - they are located in Kentucky (2), North Carolina and Tennessee.

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

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 Spruce Pine. 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 Spruce Pine. 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 Spruce Pine.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spruce Pine ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Spruce Pine. 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
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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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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







Footnotes ...

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Spruce Pine). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spruce Pine or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Spruce Pine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Spruce Pine) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spruce Pine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spruce Pine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spruce Pine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3919, Longitude: -87.7269     [Map].

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spruce Pine.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Spruce Pine.



 
 
 

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