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Windsor Heights, Alabama

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Welcome to Windsor Heights ...

Windsor Heights is located in Lauderdale County.

A typical abbreviation for Windsor Heights: Windsor Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Windsor Heights is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Windsor Heights: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near Windsor Heights ...

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 Windsor Heights and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cherokee   [Map]   1,014   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Killen   [Map]   982   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Leighton   [Map]   712   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lexington   [Map]   723   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Littleville   [Map]   990   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Muscle Shoals   [Map]   13,706   S   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Windsor Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Windsor Heights - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Windsor Heights. 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 Windsor Heights. 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 Windsor Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windsor Heights ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Windsor Heights. 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.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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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About Lauderdale County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Windsor Heights. 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 Windsor Heights - 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 Windsor Heights.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windsor Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8237, Longitude: -87.6731     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Windsor Heights 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 Windsor Heights.

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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 Windsor Heights.



 
 
 

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