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Cherokee Hills, Alabama
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Welcome to Cherokee Hills ...

Cherokee Hills is located in Madison County.

Cherokee Hills is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Cherokee Hills: (256) and (938)<2>

Communities near Cherokee Hills ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cherokee Hills and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ardmore   [Map]   1,382   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Country Village   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gurley   [Map]   786   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Huntsville   [Map]   193,079   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Madison   [Map]   47,959   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mooresville   [Map]   58   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cherokee Hills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Cherokee Hills: This one is located in Madison County and the other is located in Tuscaloosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 11 communities that are also named Cherokee Hills - they are located in Georgia (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (3) and Virginia (2).

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

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 Cherokee Hills. 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 Cherokee Hills. 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 Cherokee Hills.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cherokee Hills ...

Looking for more information about Cherokee Hills? 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.

Looking for more information about Cherokee Hills? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cherokee Hills. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cherokee Hills. 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 Cherokee Hills - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Cherokee Hills.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Cherokee Hills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cherokee Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cherokee Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7970, Longitude: -86.5975     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cherokee Hills 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 Cherokee Hills.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cherokee Hills.