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Welcome to Mountain Home ...

Mountain Home is located in Lawrence County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mountain Home: Mtn. Home

Mountain Home is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Mountain Home: (256) and (938)<3>

Communities near Mountain Home ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the East (E) of Mountain Home

Located in Morgan County

Moulton   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Mountain Home

Trinity   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Mountain Home

Located in Morgan County

Rogersville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Mountain Home

Located in Lauderdale County

Town Creek   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mountain Home

Flint City   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Mountain Home

Located in Morgan County

Leighton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mountain Home

Located in Colbert County

North Courtland   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Mountain Home

Courtland   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mountain Home

Hillsboro   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mountain Home

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

Communities Also Named Mountain Home ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Mountain Home - they are located in Arkansas (2), California (2), Idaho (2), North Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mountain Home.

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 Mountain Home. 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 Mountain Home. 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 Mountain Home.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mountain Home:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountain Home ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lawrence County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mountain Home. 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 Mountain Home - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain Home) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Home. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5795, Longitude: -87.2661     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Home have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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