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Mud Creek, Alabama
(Jackson County)

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Welcome to Mud Creek ...

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

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

Mud Creek would have been located within present day Jackson County.

A typical abbreviation for Mud Creek: Mud Crk. (or less commonly used: Mud Ck. or Mud Cr.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Mud Creek is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

If Mud Creek still existed, it would have been in the (256) and (938)<3> area codes.

Communities near Mud Creek ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mud Creek and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016<5>
Dutton   [Map]   308   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   970   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hytop   [Map]   346   N   5 miles [8 km]
Pisgah   [Map]   707   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pleasant Groves   [Map]   411   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Scottsboro   [Map]   14,677   S   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mud Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Mud Creek: This one is located in Jackson County and the other is located in Jefferson County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 7 communities that are also named Mud Creek - they are located in Georgia, Kansas, Mississippi, Tennessee (2) and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mud Creek.

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 Mud Creek. 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 Mud Creek. 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 Mud Creek.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mud Creek:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Mud Creek no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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 Mud Creek, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mud Creek - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Mud Creek.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mud Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8229, Longitude: -86.0575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mud Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mud Creek.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Mud Creek.