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Welcome to Hatchet Creek ...

Hatchet Creek is located in Clay County<1>.

The location of Hatchet Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Hatchet Creek: Hatchet Crk. (or less commonly used: Hatchet Ck. or Hatchet Cr.)

Hatchet Creek is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Hatchet Creek (for example, toward Yates Crossroads (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Hatchet Creek: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities near Hatchet Creek ...

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

  • Talladega [Talladega County]
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    • Talladega [Talladega County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Hatchet Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talladega
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talladega<6>
  • Sylacauga [Talladega County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylacauga
    • Sylacauga [Talladega County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Hatchet Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,034 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylacauga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylacauga<6>
  • Childersburg [Talladega County]
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    • Childersburg [Talladega County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Hatchet Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Childersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Childersburg<6>
  • Lineville [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lineville
    • Lineville [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Hatchet Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,249 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lineville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lineville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashland [Clay County]
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      • Ashland [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Goodwater [Coosa County]
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      • Goodwater [Coosa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,315 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodwater<6>
    • Oak Grove [Talladega County]
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      • Oak Grove [Talladega County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Waldo [Talladega County]
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      • Waldo [Talladega County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Kellyton [Coosa County]
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      • Kellyton [Coosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 198 people
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    • Bon Air [Talladega County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bon Air
      • Bon Air [Talladega County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Hatchet Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bon Air have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bon Air

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hatchet Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Clay County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hatchet Creek. 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 Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hatchet Creek - 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 from Point A (ie- Hatchet Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hatchet Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2426, Longitude: -86.0416       In this case, the coordinates for Hatchet Creek 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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