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Welcome to Brownsboro ...

Brownsboro is located in Madison County.

Brownsboro is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

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

The ZIP code for Brownsboro: 35741<3>

Communities near Brownsboro ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Grant   [Map]   908   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Gurley   [Map]   781   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   194,585   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Madison   [Map]   48,861   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Hope   [Map]   2,842   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Owens' Cross Roads   [Map]   1,939   S   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Brownsboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Brownsboro - they are located in Kentucky, Oregon, Tennessee and Texas (2).

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

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 Brownsboro. 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 Brownsboro. 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 Brownsboro.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brownsboro ...

Looking for more information about Brownsboro? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brownsboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brownsboro.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.al.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brownsboro - 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).

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Brownsboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brownsboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Brownsboro. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brownsboro) 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 Brownsboro. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brownsboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brownsboro. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7493, Longitude: -86.4430     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brownsboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brownsboro.

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