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Welcome to Mountain Mills ...

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

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

Mountain Mills would have been located within present day Colbert County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mountain Mills: Mountain Mls. (or less commonly used: Mountain Mlls.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Mountain Mills is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

If Mountain Mills still existed, it would have been in the (256) & (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Mountain Mills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Florence   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Mountain Mills

Located in Lauderdale County

Muscle Shoals   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Mountain Mills

Russellville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mountain Mills

Located in Franklin County

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Mountain Mills

Tuscumbia   [Map]

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

Iuka   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Mountain Mills

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

Cherokee   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mountain Mills

Littleville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mountain Mills

Saint Florian   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mountain Mills

Located in Lauderdale County

Tishomingo   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Mountain Mills

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

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

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 Mills. 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 Mills. 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 Mills.

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

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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 Mountain Mills, 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 Mountain Mills - 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 '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- Mountain Mills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7043, Longitude: -87.8931     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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