About Washington Heights (Click for our profile page)
Located in: Jefferson County (see below)
Typical Abbreviation: Washington Hts.
Time Zone: Washington Heights lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)
Telephone Area Code: (205)
Elevation: 680 feet [207.26 m] above sea level<1>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Washington Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5654, Longitude: -86.8267 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Washington Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||33° 33' 55"|
|Lon: ||-86° 49' 36"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<3> Birmingham North
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Washington Heights
|GNIS ID: 128613 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: 01 / 80016 |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Washington Heights)