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Welcome to Blount Springs ...

Blount Springs is located in Blount County<1>.

The location of Blount Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Blount Springs: Blount Spgs. (or less commonly used: Blount Spngs. or Blount Sprngs.)

Blount Springs is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blount Springs is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Blount Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blount Springs.

  • Cullman [Cullman County]
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    • Cullman [Cullman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Blount Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,034 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cullman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cullman<5>
  • Gardendale [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardendale
    • Gardendale [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Blount Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,177 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardendale<5>
  • Clay [Jefferson County]
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    • Clay [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Blount Springs
    • Estimated population in 2015: 9,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay<5>
  • Pinson [Jefferson County]
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    • Pinson [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Blount Springs
    • Estimated population in 2015: 7,438 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oneonta [Blount County]
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      • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<5>
    • Kimberly [Jefferson County]
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      • Kimberly [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,593 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimberly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimberly<5>
    • Hanceville [Cullman County]
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      • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanceville<5>
    • Warrior [Jefferson County]
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      • Warrior [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrior
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrior<5>
    • Good Hope [Cullman County]
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      • Good Hope [Cullman County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,362 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope
    • Sumiton [Walker County]
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      • Sumiton [Walker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Blount Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,332 people
      • Former names for Sumiton:
      • Commercial
      • Democrat
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumiton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumiton<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blount Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blount Springs.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blount Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Blount Springs.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blount Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Blount Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blount Springs ...

Looking for more information about Blount Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Blount Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Blount Springs.

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About Blount County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Blount, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blount Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blount Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blount Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blount Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blount Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9312, Longitude: -86.7942       In this case, the coordinates for Blount Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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