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Baker Hill, Alabama

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Welcome to Baker Hill ...

The town of Baker Hill is located in Barbour County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Baker Hill has a population of 261 people<1> (see below for details).

Baker Hill is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Baker Hill (for example, toward Cuthbert (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Baker Hill: (334)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Baker Hill had a population of 279 people. This makes Baker Hill the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 279 people, the population of Baker Hill decreased 25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 372 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Baker Hill had an population of 261 people. This is a decrease of 6.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.84% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Baker Hill.

Communities near Baker Hill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Baker Hill and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016
Abbeville   [Map]   2,603   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Blue Springs   [Map]   91   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,904   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clio   [Map]   1,470   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eufaula   [Map]   12,404   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Graball   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Baker Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Baker Hill - they are located in Ohio and South Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Baker Hill.

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 Baker Hill. 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 Baker Hill. 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 Baker Hill.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Baker Hill:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Baker Hill ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Baker Hill. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Baker Hill.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Baker Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Baker Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7769, Longitude: -85.2954     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Baker Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Baker Hill.