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Little River, Alabama
(Cherokee County)

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Welcome to Little River ...

Little River is located in Cherokee County.

A typical abbreviation for Little River: Little Riv.

Little River is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Little River (for example, toward Rome (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Little River: (256) & (938)<2>

Communities near Little River ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Little River and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,798   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Centre   [Map]   3,498   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,969   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,847   W   18 miles [29 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,071   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fyffe   [Map]   1,018   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Little River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Little River: This one is located in Cherokee County and the other is located in Baldwin County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 30 communities that are also named Little River - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California, Connecticut, Florida (2), Georgia, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia (3), South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia and Yukon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Little River.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Little River. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Little River. 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 Little River.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Little River:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Little River ...

Looking for more information about Little River? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Little River? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Little River, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Little River.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Little River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Little River. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Little River) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little River. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2815, Longitude: -85.6733     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little River 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 Little River.

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