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Welcome to Little Zion ...

So far, we have found very little information about Little Zion. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Little Zion to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Little Zion, please Contact Us.


Little Zion would have been located within present day Colbert County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Little Zion is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Little Zion was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Little Zion would have been located in the (256) & (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Little Zion ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Florence   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Little Zion

Located in Lauderdale County

Muscle Shoals   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Little Zion

Russellville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Little Zion

Located in Franklin County

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Little Zion

Tuscumbia   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Little Zion

Cherokee   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Little Zion

Littleville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Little Zion

Denton   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Little Zion

Gatesville   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Little Zion

Slickrock Ford   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Little Zion

Located in Franklin County

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

Communities Also Named Little Zion ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Little Zion - it's located in Kentucky.

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

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 Little Zion. 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 Little Zion. 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 Zion.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Colbert County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Colbert County: www.colbertcounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Little Zion, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Little Zion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Little Zion) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Zion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6329, Longitude: -87.8723     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Zion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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