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Welcome to Rhea ...
So far, we have found very little information about Rhea. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Rhea to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Rhea, please Contact Us.
Rhea would have been located within present day Etowah County.
The location of Rhea has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Rhea is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Rhea was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Rhea (for example, toward Cave Spring (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Communities near Rhea ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rhea.
Communities Also Named Rhea ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Rhea - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky (2), Oklahoma and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rhea.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rhea:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Etowah County: www.etowahcounty.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019