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About Hendrixville
Hendrixville is located in DeKalb County (Alabama).

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-profile   General information about Hendrixville
-nearby   What's in the neighborhood around Hendrixville
-bycounty   Nearest communities to Hendrixville (By-County)
-census   Census information for Hendrixville
-tidbits   Tidbits and trivia about Hendrixville
-genealogy   Our Genealogy Helper for Hendrixville
-cemeteries   Cemeteries in the area of Hendrixville
-localpapers   Newspapers published in the immediate area of Hendrixville
-newspapers   Newspapers published in a broader area around Hendrixville
-summary   Summarized information
-map   Interactive map centered on Hendrixville
-tripmap   TripAdvisor Tourism pages
-misc   Miscellaneous information
-wishlist   Things we would like to know about Hendrixville
-glossary   This page...

Glossary and Definitions ...

Area Code Overlay
An Overlay refers to the situation in which two (or more) area codes (eg- 256, 938) serve the same geographic area. In the case of Hendrixville, area code (938) is the Overlay for area code (256).

The Overlay is necessary when the geographic area requires (or in the future will need) more phone numbers than can be provided by a single area code.

When an Overlay is present, 10-digit dialing becomes necessary for all calls, even if local. There are different types of Overlays, with each having its own characteristics and dialing requirements.

If you would like to learn more about Overlays, we suggest the Wikipedia entry for Overlays.
GNIS Codes
The function of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN) is to establish uniform names for geographic features (eg- communities, mountains, lakes, rivers, streams, etc). The BGN was created to address the problems caused by spelling and naming variations. BGN–accepted names are kept in a database called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS), which is operated and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

A unique and permanent identifier has been assigned for each feature in the GNIS database. These names and identifiers are definitive.

Hendrixville has been given the GNIS Feature ID of '150699'. Click here to see the GNIS Record for Hendrixville.