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(Jefferson County)

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The location of Echo Hills









Welcome to Echo Hills ...

Echo Hills is located in Jefferson County.

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

Echo Hills is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Echo Hills: (205)

Communities near Echo Hills ...

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 Echo Hills and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Birmingham   [Map]   210,710   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gardendale   [Map]   13,906   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Homewood   [Map]   25,476   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Irondale   [Map]   12,468   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Leeds   [Map]   12,031   S   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Echo Hills ...

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

Beyond Alabama, there are 4 communities that are also named Echo Hills - they are located in North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

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 Echo Hills. 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 Echo 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 Echo Hills.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Echo Hills ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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


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 Echo Hills - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Echo Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6543, Longitude: -86.6092     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echo 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 Echo Hills.

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