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Welcome to Burnsville ...

Burnsville is located in Dallas County<1>.

Burnsville is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Burnsville is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Burnsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Burnsville - they are located in Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Burnsville ...

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

  • Selma [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selma
    • Selma [Dallas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Burnsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,671 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selma have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<5>
  • Valley Grande [Dallas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Grande
    • Valley Grande [Dallas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Burnsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,468 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley Grande have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Grande
  • Autaugaville [Autauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Autaugaville
    • Autaugaville [Autauga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Burnsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 882 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Autaugaville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Autaugaville
  • White Hall [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Hall
    • White Hall [Lowndes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Burnsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hall
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Billingsley [Autauga County]
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      • Billingsley [Autauga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Burnsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 139 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Billingsley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Billingsley<5>
    • Benton [Lowndes County]
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      • Benton [Lowndes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Burnsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
    • Fremont [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Autauga County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Burnsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Jones [Autauga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones
      • Jones [Autauga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Burnsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones
    • Tyler [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyler
      • Tyler [Dallas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Burnsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyler have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyler<5>
    • Sunset Mill Village [Dallas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Mill Village
      • Sunset Mill Village [Dallas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Burnsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Mill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Mill Village

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 Burnsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Burnsville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burnsville ...

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

Adding Burnsville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Burnsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Burnsville was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Burnsville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Burnsville on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Burnsville

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Dallas County

About Alabama

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

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 Dallas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burnsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Burnsville) 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 Burnsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BurnsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4746, Longitude: -86.8908    
<4>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.
<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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