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Welcome to Ricks ...
So far, we have found very little information about Ricks. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Ricks to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Ricks, please Contact Us.
Ricks would have been located within present day Cherokee County.
The location of Ricks has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Ricks is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Ricks was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Ricks (for example, toward Cave Spring (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Ricks would have been located in the (256) & (938)<4> area codes.
Communities near Ricks ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ricks.
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019