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Welcome to Green Hill ...

Green Hill is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Green Hill, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Green Hill is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Green Hill: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Green Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Green Hill - they are located in Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Mississippi, New Brunswick, North Carolina (3), Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Green Hill ...

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

  • Florence [Lauderdale County]
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    • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<6>
  • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
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    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,877 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscle Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<6>
  • Sheffield [Colbert County]
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    • Sheffield [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheffield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield<6>
  • Tuscumbia [Colbert County]
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    • Tuscumbia [Colbert County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Green Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,462 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscumbia<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
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      • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Green Hill
      • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
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      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
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      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,293 people
      • Former name for Rogersville:
      • Rodgersville
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<6>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
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      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Green Hill
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Killen [Lauderdale County]
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      • Killen [Lauderdale County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killen have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killen<6>
    • Collinwood [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinwood
      • Collinwood [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Green Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 932 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinwood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Hill ...

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

Adding Green Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Green Hill 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 Green Hill was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Green Hill. 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 Lauderdale, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Green Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>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- Green Hill) 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 Green Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Green HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9731, Longitude: -87.5211       In this case, the coordinates for Green Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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