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Welcome to Orrville ...

The town of Orrville is located in Limestone County<1>.

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

Orrville is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Orrville: (256) & (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Orrville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Orrville: This one is located in Limestone County and the other is located in Dallas County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 10 communities that are also named Orrville - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Manitoba, Missouri, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Orrville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Orrville.

  • Decatur [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Morgan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Orrville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,445 people
    • Former names for Decatur:
    • Albany
    • New Decatur
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<6>
  • Madison [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
    • Madison [Madison County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Orrville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Athens [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Orrville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<6>
  • Hartselle [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartselle
    • Hartselle [Morgan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Orrville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,466 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartselle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartselle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartselle<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Priceville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Priceville
      • Priceville [Morgan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Orrville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,794 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Priceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Priceville<6>
    • Trinity [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trinity
      • Trinity [Morgan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Orrville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,477 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trinity<6>
    • Flint City [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flint City
      • Flint City [Morgan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Orrville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flint City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint City
    • Triana [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Triana
      • Triana [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Orrville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Triana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Triana
    • Somerville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerville
      • Somerville [Morgan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Orrville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 773 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerville
    • North Courtland [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Courtland
      • North Courtland [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Orrville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Courtland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Courtland

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Orrville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orrville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Orrville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Orrville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orrville. See our Newspapers Page for Orrville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orrville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Limestone County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Limestone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orrville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orrville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Orrville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Orrville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orrville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6673, Longitude: -86.9770       In this case, the coordinates for Orrville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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