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Welcome to Brooksville ...

Brooksville is located in Blount County<1>.

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

Brooksville is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Brooksville and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Brooksville lies within the (205) area code.

Communities Also Named Brooksville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Brooksville: This one is located in Blount County and the other is located in Morgan County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 10 communities that are also named Brooksville - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vermont.

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

Communities near Brooksville ...

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

  • Albertville [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albertville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albertville
    • Albertville [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Brooksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albertville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albertville<5>
  • Boaz [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boaz have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boaz
    • Boaz [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Brooksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boaz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boaz<5>
  • Guntersville [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guntersville
    • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Brooksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,571 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<5>
  • Arab [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arab
    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Brooksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oneonta [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneonta
      • Oneonta [Blount County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneonta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneonta<5>
    • Hanceville [Cullman County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Hanceville
      • Hanceville [Cullman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,461 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanceville<5>
    • Blountsville [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blountsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blountsville
      • Blountsville [Blount County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blountsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountsville<5>
    • Cleveland [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Blount County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<5>
    • Altoona [Etowah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
      • Altoona [Etowah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 913 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<5>
    • Snead [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
      • Snead [Blount County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Brooksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snead<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 Brooksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brooksville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brooksville. 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 Brooksville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brooksville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Blount County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brooksville. 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 Brooksville - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brooksville) 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 Brooksville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brooksville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brooksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1620, Longitude: -86.4755       In this case, the coordinates for Brooksville 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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