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Browns, Alabama
(Dallas County)

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The location of Browns

Welcome to Browns ...

Browns is located in Dallas County.

The location of Browns has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Browns is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Browns: (334)

Communities near Browns ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Browns and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Dayton   [Map]   47   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Faunsdale   [Map]   93   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marion Junction   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Marion   [Map]   3,314   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Newbern   [Map]   175   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Orrville   [Map]   178   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Browns ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 33 communities that are also named Browns - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Missouri (2), Nevada (2), New Jersey, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (2), Virginia and West Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Browns. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Browns. 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 Browns.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Browns ...

Looking for more information about Browns? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Dallas County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Browns - 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Browns) 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 Browns. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Browns

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browns. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4368, Longitude: -87.3661     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Browns 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 Browns.

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