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The location of Newsome Springs













Welcome to Newsome Springs ...

Newsome Springs is located in Colbert County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Newsome Springs: Newsome Spgs. (or less commonly used: Newsome Spngs. or Newsome Sprngs.)

Newsome Springs is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Newsome Springs: (256) & (938)<3>

Communities near Newsome Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Florence   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Newsome Springs

Located in Lauderdale County

Muscle Shoals   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Newsome Springs

Russellville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Newsome Springs

Located in Franklin County

Sheffield   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Newsome Springs

Tuscumbia   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Newsome Springs

Red Bay   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Newsome Springs

Located in Franklin County

Iuka   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Newsome Springs

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

Belmont   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Newsome Springs

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

Cherokee   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Newsome Springs

Littleville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Newsome Springs

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

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 Newsome Springs. 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 Newsome Springs. 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 Newsome Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Newsome Springs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newsome Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Colbert County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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 Newsome Springs - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Newsome Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newsome Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6479, Longitude: -87.9056     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newsome Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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