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Cumberland Junction, Alabama

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The location of Cumberland Junction

Welcome to Cumberland Junction ...

Cumberland Junction is located in Jackson County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cumberland Junction: Cumberland Jct. (or less commonly used: Cumberland Jctn.)

Cumberland Junction is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Cumberland Junction (for example, toward Lookout Mountain (TN)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Cumberland Junction: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Cumberland Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cumberland Junction and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Hollywood   [Map]   969   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ider   [Map]   717   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Stevenson   [Map]   1,961   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Trenton (GA)   [Map]   2,233   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jasper (TN)   [Map]   3,316   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kimball (TN)   [Map]   1,400   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cumberland Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cumberland Junction - it's located in Maine.

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

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 Cumberland Junction. 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 Cumberland Junction. 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 Cumberland Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cumberland Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Jackson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cumberland Junction. 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 Cumberland Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Cumberland Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cumberland Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9431, Longitude: -85.7678     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cumberland Junction 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 Cumberland Junction.

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