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The location of Mount Moriah













Welcome to Mount Moriah ...

Mount Moriah is located in Lawrence County.

The location of Mount Moriah has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Mount Moriah: Mt. Moriah

Mount Moriah is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Mount Moriah: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities near Mount Moriah ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the East (E) of Mount Moriah

Located in Morgan County

Moulton   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Moriah

Trinity   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Mount Moriah

Located in Morgan County

Rogersville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Mount Moriah

Located in Lauderdale County

Town Creek   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mount Moriah

Leighton   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mount Moriah

Located in Colbert County

North Courtland   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Mount Moriah

Courtland   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Mount Moriah

Hillsboro   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Moriah

Muck City   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Mount Moriah

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

Communities Also Named Mount Moriah ...

While we believe that this Mount Moriah is located in Lawrence County, we know of another 2 Alabama communities named Mount Moriah. Those communities are located in the following counties: Butler and Clay County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 20 communities that are also named Mount Moriah - they are located in Arkansas (3), Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (4) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mount Moriah.

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 Mount Moriah. 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 Mount Moriah. 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 Mount Moriah.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Moriah:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Moriah ...

Looking for more information about Mount Moriah? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Lawrence County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Moriah. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Moriah - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Moriah) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Moriah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5443, Longitude: -87.3245     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Moriah have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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